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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, June 12, 1914, NOON EDITION, Image 1',
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Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postoffice at "
Chicago, HI., Under the Act of March 3, 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
i An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran,
Editor and Publisher.
500 South Peoria St
Tel. Monroe 353.
By Mail, Except in
ChicagoL$3 a Year.
VOL. 3, NO. 217
Chicago, Friday, June 12, 1914
MILITANT TELLS OF POLICE ATTACK
AND LIFE IN HOLLOWAY PRISON
Lady Lytton Says Women Are Given the "Strong ArmK
By Police In London Streets Repulsive Food Is
Given Them Prison Clothes Are Ludicrous.
(Lady Constance Lytton, daughter of one of Queen Victoria's official
court ladies and of the Earl of Lytton, granddaughter of the novelist, Bulwer
Lytton, has told in an article in The Day Book how she, a militant suffraget,
was made an invalid for life by forcible feeding in an English prison. In the
following, by special permission of the Ceo. Doran Company, we are able
to print another feature of "militancy" life. Editor.)
BY LADY CONSTANCE LYTTON
(Alias "Jane Warton")
My father had been dead fifteen
years and I was 39 when I became
aware of the woman's movement,
came into touch with that secion of it
known as the militant suffragets. I
lived with my"mother in the country
and I assumed that I should always
live at home.
Without doubt I was one of that
numerous gang of upper-class, leisure-class
spinsters, unemployed, un
propertied, unendowed, uneducated,
without equipment or training for
I had neither training nor inclina
tion for independent life, but after J
met Mrs. Pethick Lawrence and Miss