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CHIEF GLEASON AIDS MME.CAILLAUX FALLS
FIGHT ON UNIONS,INTO FAINT AS SPICY
SAYS WOMAN t 1 LETTERS ARE READ
Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postoffioe at
Chicago, EL, Under the Act of March 3, 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran, gbk Tel. Monroe 353.
Editor and Publisher. HHP By Mail, Except in
BOO South Peoria St. 338 Chicago, $3 a Year.
VOL. 3, NO. 253
Chicago, Saturday, July 25, 1914
BIG POLITICS IN VICE CRUSADE -HEARST'S
HAND .SEEN IN THE GAME
Kenna Strength tt Be Broken in First Ward Democracy
Split Into Warring Factions Then Hearst Back
of the Bull Moose Where Does
Harrison Come In?,
r One of the stories going the round concerning the political end of the
omlnlet'roHiTn'a vira niB5Ho In Hint Anrlv T .jjnrrflTipn ia tht Toal (ronornl
' ft -who laid out the campaign, and that "he has been after. Kenna ever since
the Civil Service commission, headed Dy Harmon Campbell, business man
ager of the Examiner, fired Capt. Wheeler.
It was pointe dout that -when the fight was directed against Wheeler?
and Hunt, investigators were sent into the First Ward to find out what
places were open. Then the officers who were "wanted" were called be
fore thecommission and asked if the law was being enforced in their dis
trict. When they said it was, the investigators were put on the stand and
said it wasn't Then official heads were chopped off.
It is said that Lawrence's specfal-pet-in the police department is Capt,