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LAST EDITION LAST EDITION
NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY CALLED ONE OIjl
THE HARDEST TASKMASTERS IN COOK CO j
Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postofflcai?
Chicago, DL, 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
Chicago, $3 a Year.
VOL.4; NO. 41
Chicago, Friday, Nov. 13, 1914
IMPORTANT POINTS CUT FROM THE
PLANS OF NEW MORALS BOARD
Petty Angles Will Be AH that's Left If Council Passes
Ordinance Wednesday United Societies Horns
In On Bar Permits Ordinance Drawn
An appropriation from the city
treasury, a volume or two of statis
tics on vice, and four jobs for
friends of the administration "will be
the only accomplishment of the new
morals 'hoard, if the ordinance creat
ing it is passed, as now drawn, by the
council at itsmeeting next Wednes
day. All reference to a home for delin
quent women, doing away in large
part with the fining system 'in the
Morals Court, has been eliminated.
The "morals board 'wiH be rserejyj
.an advisory- body, giving ithe police,
and 'morals- squa'd information al
ready In the possession of each.
The commission will perform y;the
Study immorality in its various
forms, its causes and effects.
Recommend measures for the pre
vention of venereal diseases.
, Report violations of! the state laws
or city ordinances covering immoral
ity to the prosecuting attorney and"
the chfef pf jj6Iice.
Study Jegal., action necessary for
the sugprassion of disotrfe'Hy resorts