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POLICE CONTINUE TO
PLAY THE BOSSES'
GAME IN STRIKE
CLAIMS JUDGES ARE
TIMiD IN ACTIONS IN
Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914. at the Postoffice si
Chicago, El., Under the Act of March 3, 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran, S5 TeL Monroe 353.
Editor and Publisher. STvaHg By Man, Except in
500 Soutt Peoria St 398 Chicago, $3 a Year.
VOL 3, NO. 250 Chicago, Wednesday, July 22, 1914
STOOL PIGEON EXPECTED TO TELL
OF DEADLY FEUDS IN LEVEE
Politics and War on "Bedbug Row" Figures In Real
Fight Now Waging in South Side Badlands
Thome to Be Called Missing, Woman
Said to Have Valuable Evidence. r
What will Investigator Thome of
morals squad tell the grand jury
when he goes before them in con
nection with State's Att'y Hoyne's
probe of the redlight district?
Thome is the man who was tem
porarily .suspended from the squad
when the newspapers raised the howl
that he was too friendly to Loraine,
or Ida, Woods, and had allowed sev
eral women to make their escape
wheij the Dannenberg squad raided
the Woods flat at 10 W. 22d st re
cently. Loraine Woods, together with Ed
die Woods and Beck Mortality, are
now being sought far and wide. They
are said to have been present when
a plot to get Dannenberg was
Thome has been an active figure in
the redlight district. He is said to
possess much information that would
be valuable should he decide to talk.
Right now what is left of the old
redlight district is divided between-
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