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AT. Z). COCHRAN TELLS
SOME FACTS ABOUT
THE DAY BOOK
HOYNE'S TAX PROBE IS
HITTING HARD AT,
$Kk 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.
N. D. Cochran.
Editor and Publisher.
500 South Peoria St.
Daily Except Sunday.
Tel. Monroe 353.
By Mail, Except in
Chicago, $3 a Year.
VOL. 3, NO. 210
Chicaog, Thursday, June 4, 19T4
AUTOMOBILE FLIRTS WHO PREY ON
YOUNG GIRLS TO BE GRABBEO
Police Department Begins War Against fEm Following
Stories-of Two Girls Who Leaped From Auto
To Save Themselves.
The Chicago police are' going to
war on automobile flirts, fashionably
dressed young men who ride about
the city at' night hunting down young
girls as prpy.
Added activity was given the cam
paign by the shocking story of two
young West Side girls, who are at
theft homes seriously injured as a re
sult oFbeing forced to "jump from an
automobile going 30 miles an hour to
escape the attentions 6f two young
The girls Mary E,pssman, 21, 1851
W. 12th sL, and Rosie Shieldhouse,
20, 12th and Lincoln sts. made the
mistake of responding to a flirtation
with two young men.
The car passed the girls at 12th st
and Ashland av. There were three
men and a woman in the-car. Two of
the men offered the girls a ride. The
machine was halted," and, after a
trivial talk, the.girls--reassured by
the presence of the .woman and the
clever .tajkingi menentered pp. tfaef
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