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LAST EDITION LAST EDITION
BRITISH AVIATOR DROPS BOMB ON BELGIUM
TOWN KILLING FIFTEEN CITIZENS
Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at the Fostofflce af
Chicago, TIL, 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.
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Tel. Monroe 353.
By Mail, Except in
Chicago $3 a Year.
VOL 4, NO. 43
Chicago, Monday, Nov. 16, 1914
TALE OF NEW WHITE SLAVE GANG
IS SPUR TO PUBLIC OFFICIALS
State's Attorney Hoyne's" Investigation Into Hint That
New Band Is Operating Stirs Federal Agents
New Story Fldats Around Criminal Court 4
' The federal 'government may co
operate with State's Attorney Hoyne
on a tip that a white slave gang is
operating between Chicago' and
There seems little doubt that
Hoyne has uncovered valuable evi
dence. Just what it consists of, the
prosecutor will not say. But there
was much activity around the De
partment of Justice in the Federal
building today and also in the Crim
inal Court building.
'Around Hoyne's office, howeyer,
they are whisjraring a story so sensa
tional in substance that it rivals the
many lurid white slave stories of fic
tion. The -story runs that in Chicago
loop district a fake employment
agency is maintained. In surround
ing cities it advertises for girls who
wished to work n Chcago.
Their adds tell of the splendid
chances for a "bright girl" in our
big, roaring city. But the jobs are
merely blinds. v
When they get here they are usual
ly placed in care of a well dressed
loung, fellow -of extremely smooth