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BELGIANS USED ARMORED TRAIN TO DEFEAT,
GERMANS SERVIANS REPORT BIG CAPTURES
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
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Editor and Publisher. fTaaS BY Ma1L Except in
500 South Peoria St. 398 Chicagq,$3 a Year.
VOL. 3, NO. 315 Chicago, Thursday, Sept. 24, 1914 ONE CENT
TWO WOMEN IN WHITESLAVE CASE
MAY CAUSE FEDERAL SHAKE-OP
Young Wife of Millionaire Edwards, Indicted as Slaver,
Battles for His Liberty Girl Accuser Denies
Charges Made by His Friends.
A battle between two women one
a wife, formerly a society girl, bat
tling for the reputation of her. hus
band; the other a young stenog
rapher, complainant in a white slave
case may cause a great upheaval in
the federal service in the middle west.
The first is Mrs. "William Rufus Ed
wards, wife of the wealthy St Paul
lumberman, indicted for violation of
the Mann act.
"The other woman is Ada M. Cox,
complainant in the Mann act case
and who was recently awarded" a
$17,500 breach of promise judgment
An inquiry into the indictment Is
to be made. It is rumored that many
exposures will be made. Friends of
Edwards have gone as far as to in
timate that certain federal offisers
were promised part of Miss Cox's
On the other hand, Miss Cox, who
resides at 4528 Magnolia av., be
lieves that political influence is lined
up against her. Edwards is prom
inent fn St. Paul and his wife is a
niece of United States Senator Moses
Clapp of Minnesota.
Charles F. DeWoody, former spe
cial agent of the department of
justice and, now in charge of the
Cleveland bureau, who is credited
with producing the indictment of Ed-