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Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postofflce at'
Chicago, IH, Under the Act of March 3, 1879. '
THE DAY BOOK
- An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran, -ESP v Tel. Monroe 353.
Editor and Publisher. illP By Mail, Except in
500 South Peoria St 398 Chicago, 53 a Year.
VOL.3, NO. 213
Chicago, Monday, June 8, 1914
IS IT FAIR TO GIVE CHICAGO BOYS
A POLICE RECORD FOR PLAYING?
Editor Cochran Interviews Eddie O'Connor and Other,
Boys Who Want to Play and Have Fun Why Officers, i
of the Law Should Be Friendly to Boys Work
ing Boys and Idle Sons of the Rich.
BY N. D. COCHRAN
I found out more about 'that boy who -wrote the letter to me last week,
asking where boys could play and have some fun, if the cops chased them
off the corner. I got in touch with him, because I wanted to find out what
kind of a boy he was, and! wanted to know more about the troubles he and
his companions had.
In his talk with me CONSIDERATION FOR OTHERS was uppermost
in his mind.
In the first place, he wanted to assure me that the policeman was a
good-natured man, and he believed he only chased the boys because of com
plaints of property-owners, and 'not because the cophimself found any .en
joyment, in chasing the boys,
It would help this story very much if I could quote all that-boy :sald to.
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