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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, April 06, 1914, NOON EDITION, Image 1

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NOON EDITION. '
YOUN& GIRL IS DEAD
FROM POISON AFTER
AUTOMOBILE TRIP
NOON EDITION
LABOR BEGINS -FIGHT
TO EREE CONVICTED
IRONWORKERS
THE DAY BOOK
An Adle&s Daily Newspaper.
N. D. Cochran,'
Editor, and (Publisher.
500 South Peoria St.
395
Tel. Monroe 353.
Automatic 51-422.
By Mail, 50 Cents a .Month.
VOL.3,fl0.160 t Chicago, Monday, April 6, 1914
ONE" CENT
GIRL WHO WAS SOLD FOR HUNDRED
DOLLARS ELLS AWFUL STORY
' ' ' v .' .' . '
She Was" Handled Like Cattle, in Russian Colony of
American City Forced To Prostrate' Herself
- I BeforKe Her Husband, Father
' ? ? . '
Mnd Mother-in-law.
Los AngelesT Cal., April 6. Haying
free'd- herself -froni'the Bondage of
slavery and 'renouncing er country
arid its customs forever, Sarah Ka
toff, 19-yearold slave-wife of Jacob
Uratr, ha revealed the reasons that
caiised her to defy Jier father mother
and all her friends in a fight fpr lib
erty. '
Four years she has been the slave
wife, of Uran, to whom her father
sold her'for ?100. In court, she re
fused to marry him. 'by American
Jaws,
She declared she would be freo
from him and all bondage and, be-t
coming an American, she would work
for her two babies and educate them .
and herself.
- She was told that hefbabies would
have no name if she did not marry
their father.'
"A bad. father, a had name," she
responded vehemently. My qwn
name shall be good for my little ones..
They are to be Americans and they
shall not bear the curse of that name
which meant torture to me for fdui;
Jong yearsT " ,"
, A.W.,.,....,.....

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