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LAST EDITION LAST EDITION
FIVE HUNDRED GIRLS LAID OFF AT FIELD'S-'
LEGISLATIVE VOTERS' LEAGUE SCORED
Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 19X4, at the Postofflce at
Chicago, EL, Under the Act of March 3. 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
y- An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran, gsBggBas Tel. Monroe 353.
Editor and Publisher. " By Mail, Except in
500 South Peoria St. 398 Chicago, $3 a Year.
VOL 3, NO. 300
Chicago, Monday, Sept 7, 1914
BELGIANS OPEN DIKES AND FLOOD
DROWNS GERMAN SOLDIERS
Attempt to Isolate Antwerp From the Sea Checked
French Siege Artillery Goes to Aid of Monte
negrins Big Battle North of Paris.
Antwerp, Sept. 27. Declared many Germans
drowned when Belgians opened dikes and Hooded conn
try southwest of Antwerp in effort to prevent German
attempt to cut off Antwerp from sea. 5,000 Germans
' Washington. French town of Senlis evacuated by
allies. North and south movement of German army con
tinues, according to French embassy.
Belgium Belgians report that German attempt to
cut Belgian line and isolate Antwerp from the sea has
been checked by Belgians with heavy loss to the Germans.
Montenegro. French heavy siege artillery has been