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LAST EDITION LAST EDITION
GIRL INDICATES TROUBLE AT CARSON, PIRIE
SQOTT & CO. CAUSED SUICIDE PACT, AV
Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postoffice-af
Chicago, m., Under the Adr of March 3, 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran, fist Tel. Monroe 353.
Editor and Publisher. gJUg By Mail, Except in
500 South Peoria St. 398 Chicago, $3 a Year
VOL 4, NO. 1
Chicago, Monday, Sept. 28, 1914
M'CJRMICK NOW COMES BACK AT
ADAMS IN BANKRUPTCY PETITION
Bert McCormick Charges Edward 5. Adams, Who Sued
, Him for Alienating His Wife's Affections, Owes
McCormick $38,000 on Notes, and Has Only
$10,000 Assets Hearing Tomorrow
There are further complications in the Adams-McCormick war in the
courts the latest putting E. R. McCormick on the offensive.
It now appears that at about the same time Edward S. Adams was
filing a declaration in court against R. R. McCormick for $300,000 damages
for alienation of the affections of his wife, Amie, Irwin Adams, McCormick
was filing proceedings to throw Adams -Into Involuntary bankruptcy.
In Adams' declaration against McCormick it was charged that Mc
Cormickhad made his home at certain times at the Chicago and Lake
Forest residences of Adams; and that while enjoying the hospitality of
Adams, McCormick made love to Mrs. Adams.
On Friday McCormick filed a petition in bankruptcy .against Adams,
charging, that the latter owed .him $38,000 on promissory notes running
from lSOTtgo 1913; and that Adams had assets amounting to only $10,000.
The d&ite given tor the notafecorreapoad with the dates given by Adams
of the altegedJntimacy Of itcCWttpfck anad-Mr Adama,