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LAST EDITION . LAST EDITION
HERO WAVES ASID $I,000 CARNEGIE REWARD-
ANOTHER FIRM PULLS OFF THE FORD STUNT
HIGH-TONED HOTELS PACE DAMAGE SUITS
THE DAY BOOK
An. Adless Daily Newspaper.
N. D Cochran, ggggax. . Te1, Monroe 353,
. Editor 'and Publisher. - HHP ' 'Automatic 51-42Z
5MSouth v Peoria jS$. , 393 , . By Mail, 50 Cents a Month.
VOJL3. N0.1d3 Ctocago, Thuay.jan. 29, 1914 t ONE CENT
BfG BUSINESS MAKES ITS MEANEST
MOVE AGAINST MINERS' FAMILIE
Local Concern TakesLarge Order for Wearing Apparel
TrXkBfe; Shipped from-Chicago to Sufferers at Ccdu
met -Then atfLastMinxiie They Call Order
. Oft ' While Jntense i Suffering Continues. .
On ehnfltrnas .eyg sgventylo chjl.dreh and eight adults, members of
the families,' of thesJW&mVjifoera pf Calumetj-Slich., weret crushed to death
in a panic ,a. the" Italian Hall,-in whici a Christmas celebration was being
"At. that time there weYe, many rumors in.the. air and also, "evidence of
fered 'to sbQTpr that a manwearirig a Citizens' AuTance badge had" so 'sounded
the cry of "fire" that, started .the i panic. " '"
A hatfd-picked-grarid;.jury, on wniwerenine;men:,close."to! the Calu
met Hecla mlne xjfficialSrould nojtake up these charges add the matter
was dropped, -' -
After 0etragedy th,e unipn" men announced that (organized labor
would take care of its dead,, that it didn't need the assistance of their perse
Fpr making- this assertion, president Charles Hi jioyer of tae Western