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WALKER GIVES LABOR
SID,E TO FEDERAL
Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postoffice at
Chicago, EL, Under the Act of March 3, 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran,
Editor and Publisher.
500 SouthjPeoria St.
Tel. Monroe 353.
By Mail, Except in
Chicago, $3 a Year.
VOL. 3, NO. 250 Chicago, Wednesday, July 22, 1914
E. CAILLAUX GIVES HER REASON
FDR KILLING EDITOR CALMETTE
"I Didn't Want to Murder Him; Merely to Wound Him,"
Says Beautiful Woman In Famous French Trag
edyHad Practiced With Pistol.
BY MADAME CAILLAUX.
(In an Interview With Mary Boyle
Paris, France, July 22. "You are
aware of the campaign which Mon
sieur Gaston Calmette was waging
against my husband. A letter was
published.' I knew that other letters
would be published, too. I went to
Monsieur Monier, president of the
civil courts, for advice how to put an
end to this campaign. He told me
that it could not be stopped. Driving
home with my husband from the
ministry of finance, I told him of this
friend's decision. He said: 'Then I
will go and smash Calmette's face.'
I asked him if he meant to do it that
day. He said: 'No, not today. I
shall choose my time, but the time is
not far off.'
"At half past two I felt ill, lay down,
and saw, as in a vision, my husband
killing his enemy. I knew my hus
band was a good swordsman and a
good pistol shot. I saw him killing
Mons. Calmette. I saw his arrest. I
saw him in the Azice court, standing
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