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NOON EDITION ' t - ' NOON EDITION
COPS AND RELIGIOUS, NEW TURN IN WINTERS
WORKERS BATTLE INlCASE BLOWS UP AS
RAID ON MEETING DETECTIVE FLEES
Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postofflce at
Chicago, EL, Under the Act of March 3, 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Daily Newspaper.
Daily Except Sunday.
N. D. Cochran, 33jj3& Te!. Monroe 353.
Editor and Publisher. ttp By Mail, Except in
500 South Peoria St. 398 Chicago. $3 a Year.
VOL. 3, NO. 208 Chicago, Tuesday, June 2, 1914 ONE CENT
HARPER'S WEEKLY AND DAY BOOK
HAVE A JOINT DEBATE ON ART
In Which Editor Cochran Makes It Clear That He Is a
Low-Brow and Knows Darned Little About Art
Some Stories In Which Old Human Nature
Plays An Interesting Part, ' '
BY N. D. COCHRAN
I am afraid Norman Hapgood is going to force from me a startling
Not long ago I suggested that Hapgood as editor of Harper's Weekly
. put lots of his own brains into the famous old weekly, and not worry about
art. I believe my notion at the time was that Hapgood had made the whole
country sit up and take notice while editor of Collier's, and I felt hopeful of
Harper's because of Hapgood.
And ! had In mind that Hapgood's brains would have more to do with
pushing Harper's along than art would.
What I Ttnow about art isn't worth mentioning, but here is what Editor
Hapgood has to say about it in Harper's Weekly of May 30, under the head
ing; "Is Art Worth While?":
. ".The Day Book, in - Chicago, is the most significant experiment now
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