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TURKEY JOINS WAR
ON RUSSIA YSER
ELEVATOR KILLS MAN
IN STORE OF CARSON,
PIRIE, SCOTT CO,
Entered as Second-Clas3 Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postofflce at
Chicago, UL, 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 ill
Chicago, $3 a Year.
VOL.4, NO. 29
Chicago, Friday, Oct. 30, 1914
AMERICAN WOMEN FOR CHINAMEN
TRAFFIC SHOWN UP BY POLICE
Twenty-Second St, Chinaman Fined After Policewomen
Are Offered "Escorts" In His Saloon "Es
corts" 'Sought by 'Police Mam'sthe .. '
Word" In Chinatown?
White gi; Is t or jtellowjnen. Amer
ican -women for Chinamen. That's
the traffic of a Chinese saloon at 223
W. Twenty-second, street, according
to the police.
A squint-eyed Oriental who.keepfc
a list of Chinamen that will pay well
for'Ameiican girls he's the barten
der at the saloon.
He drew a.$J0 fine:in the Morals
Court for attempting to 'furnish es-"
fcorts" for two policewomen who en-'
Jfcred. the fcdpcin -Wednesday nigkU"
The-giris 'walked into the cafe be
'hin4 the Chinese saloon and ordered
beef from Tom Lee,"the bartender.
Tom grinned as he .politely bowed
to the two-whitergirls.
"I caii't serve 'the white ladies un
less they get an escort," he said.
"Women without men no good.
Getman all right"
. The girls said 'nothing, but arose
to leave the place. The Chink, they
claim, placed himself in front of
them;- ' "
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