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CAN'T FIND HUSBANDS
GIRLS OF INDIA KILL
MRS. YOUNG TOUCHES
ONs THE SUBJECT, OF,
GIRLS WHO ERR
Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at tie Postoffice at
Chicago, EL, Under the Act of March 3, 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
; An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran, gaggs? . Tel. Monroe 353.
Editor and Publisher. t By M Except in
500 South Peoria St. 398 Chicago, $3 a Year.
VOL 3, NO. 242 Chicago, Monday, July 13, 1914
WHITE SLAVERY BELIEVED FOUND IN
RAID ON GHETTO HOUSE
Police Probe Relations of Laura Landis, Girl Brought
From Pittsburgh, and Isador Tendler Federal
Agents Step In Six Held,
T "White slavery appears to have
been disclosed when the "police raid
l ed a house at 1312 Newberry avenue,
i in the Ghetto, and took from the
1(0- place three men, three women and a
s The story is not a new one. But
the girl, is rather a new-type. Her
name is Laura Landis. She came
from Russia a few years ago with
youth and jbighambitions to .make
good in. this republic of ours.
i She was a -dreamer, like so many
sia. And in her dreams she pictured
America as the great Land of
The girl became identified with sev
eral educational movements among
her countrymen in the East. They
were an idealistic band, she was con
nected with. They were determined
to-become part of this nation and to
help it go on.
But economic necessity stepped in.
The, girl felt the effects of it She
worked at many jobs in the East,
other dark-eyed 'daughters- of Bus-4 factories, departmenttores-andre3j