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STENOGRAPHER SAYS ORDER TO "CLEAN OUT"
LUDLOW TENT COLONY WAS GIVEN BY AN
' OFFICER OF COLORADO NATIONAL GUARD
Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postoffice at
Chicago, HI., Under the Act of March 3, 1879. '
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Daily Newspaper.
'Daily Except Sunday.
N. D. Cochran, . tgbs$v. ,. Tel. Monroe 353. 1
Editor and Publisher. ( agBaS Bv Mail, Except in
500 South Peoria St. 398 Chicago, $3 a Year.
VOL.3, NO. 183
Chicago, Saturday, May 2, 1914
ARE TWO OF CHICAGO'S OLDEST
PAPERS DOOMED FOR JUNK PILE?
Fate of Record-Herald and Inter-Ocean Will Be Deter
mined Next Week Both Have Been Abandoned '
By Most of the Big State Street Advertisers
Efforts To Save Them.
Are the nine big State street ad
vertisers going to put the Record
Herald and Inter-Ocean out of busi
ness? Will the morning newspaper field
be left entirely to the Tribune and
Examiner, with Hearst and Keeley on
The loop is gossiping to beat he
band about the newspaper situation,
although the newspapers themselves
are keeping mighty quiet about it.
But next week will determine the
fate of two of' Chicago's oldest
newspapers, one of them with a daily
circulation of 140,000 and a Sunday
"circulation of 200,000.
Not long ago the Inter-Ocean was
thrown into the hands of a receiver
by a paper company, and this week
Victor F. Lawson, owner of the Daily
News, and for years the real owner
of the Record-Herald, threw up his
hands and refused to keep the Reo
tjrd-Herald going any longerj.