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LAST EDITION LAST EDITION
SENSATIONAL STORIES TOLD BY SURVIVORS
OF THE TRAGIC CRASH IN MID-OCEAN
TRAINS CRASH IN FOG MANY INJURED 1
An Adless Daily Newspaper,
N. D. Cochran, gPjgg Tel. Monroe 353.
Editor 'and Publisher'. ixO Automatic 51-422.
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VOL 3, NO. 105 Chicago, Saturday, Jan. 31, 1914
GIGANTIC CONSPIRACY AIMED AT
HENRY FORD BY BIG AUTO MEN
Organization of Detroit and Western Cities Manufao
turers Plan To Blacklist Man Who Startled Coun
trySWith Profit-Sharing Plan Claim Ford
- Idea Destroys Man's Incentive to
Become More Efficient.
A gigantic conspiracy to wreck
Henry Ford completely for daring to
raise the salary of his workingmen
came to light today with the visit of
f J. K. Turner, the jjotorious strike
breaking chief of Creyeland, 0.
Turner on this occasion represents
an organization of automobile manu
facturers of Detroit and otKer'West
ern cities who are panic, stricken at
the humanitarian idea of Ford's and
are plotting to blacklist hfm.
For this work they have engaged
Turner, who operates the Manufac
turers' Information Bureau in Cleve
land, which is a clearing house for
strikebreakers. Turner also runs
The Mediator, a magazine devoted to
the interest of labor-hat4ng corpora
tions. Turner is already busy formulat
ing; plans and came to Chicago today
to visit some local niantifacturers. He
is stopping at the Great Northern