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IMPORTANT WAR NEWS ON INSIDE PAGES-i
BIG BATTLE RAGES ON FRENCH FRONTIER
x RUSSIANS TAKE BIG AUSTRIAN FORTRESS
Entered as Second-Glass Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postoffice at
Chicago, 111 , Under the Act of March 3, 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran,
Editor and Publisher.
500 South Peoria St.
Tel. Monroe 353.
By Mail, Except in
Chicagq,J53 a Year.
VOL. 3, NO. 309 Chicago, Thursday, Sept. 17, 1914
WARRANT OUT FOR WEALTHY MAN
1 RESULT OF YOUNG GIRL'S STORY
Paris Russians occupy PrzemysJ,
important Austrian fortress.
Washington. German retreat ex
plained as "practical maneuver, not
affecting strategical position."
Berlin, via The Hague. French at
tack reported spent and German po
sitions well maintained.
Rome. Troops ready to quell anti-neutrality
Washington. Vincennes evacu
ated by Germans.
U. S. HAS A PROTEST
Washington Sept. 17. Sec'y of
State Bryan announced this after
noon a note had been dispatched, to
the Turkish government protesting
against the abrogation of the treaties
guaranteeing extra-terntorial rights
Doctor and Retired Capital-
ist Sought In Alleged fc '
Federal officials -will start an inves
tigation into the story told by Laona
Johnson, the 18-year-old Laona, Wis.,
girl, involving Laurence D. Ballou, re
tired capitalist, at present living at
the Hamilton Club.
Warrants are out for Ballou and
Dr. L. W. Rowell, Western Springs,
DL, as a result of the girl's story.
Several weeks ago the girl disap
peared from her home in Laona and
came to Chicago. According to her
story, she came in response to a let