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THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Daily Newspaper.
N. D. Cochran, i tggEgB& Tel. Monroe 353.
Editor and Publisher. Automatic 51-422.
500 "South Peoria St. 398 By, Mail, 50 Cents a Month.
VOL. 3, NO. 100 Chicago, Monday, Jan. 26, 1914 ONE CENT
DAUGHTER OF LATE MONEY KING SAYS
ALL WOMEN ALWAYS WILL WORK
Anna Morgan Tells Nixola Greeley-Smith That "Any
Employer Who Doesn't Pay Living Wage To Girls
Is Being Partially Supported by the F amilies
of His Workers" Pats Her O. K.
on Proper Tango.
BY NIXOLA GREELEY-SMITH
(Copyright, 1914,, by the Newspaper Enterprise Association.)
,.New York, Jan. 26.
Anne Mbrgaii, daughter of'Amer
jca's greatest financier and one of the
principal .heirs to his great fortune,
just recently left New. York for a tour
of western cities, to. Include Milwau
kee, Chicago and St Louis. Miss
Morgan-told me, before leaving, that
she is going into the west, "to learn
I saw Miss Morgan in the offices of
the new hom& of the 'New Ybrjc va
cation sayings fund,- a philanthrophy
established to promote the welfare
of self-supporting women earning
small salaries, of which, she was 'one
of the f ounders and which she, hopeS'
will ultimately assume a national
scope. In this" house, on 39th street
near 5th avenue', the girls who are
known as tax "payers" of he asso
ciation' because they payfj'a year
for the privilege of sharing 'in its
amusements', hold weekly dancing
classes where they and their young
men friends may tango, boston and
one-step to their hearts' content. Miss
Morgan attends these dances her
self. "I believe in dancing," she said to
me, "and I find this talk of the im
morality of the tango vepy tiresome.
Of course it can ba danced, in a man-
'ner that is suggestive, but no girl is