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LAST EDITION JLAST EDITION
"NAMELESS CRIMES" OCCUR IN SOUTH PARKS
DUE TO IMPROPER POLICE PROTECTION
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran,
Editor and Publisher.
500 South Peoria St
VOL.4, NO. 51
Chicago, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 1914
Editorial Monroe 353.
Circulation Monroe- 3826.
GIRL-WIFE MAKES SENSATIONAL
CHARGES IN MORALS COURT CASE
Accuses Husband and Mother-in-law of Sending Her.
Out on South Side Streets to Solicit Says Woman
Was Collector State's Attorney's Office
A remarkable story -was told in the
Morals Court today by a 20-year-old
wife. She accused her boy husband
of sending her out on the streets to
solicit men and she accused her mother-in-law
of framing her career in
vice and of collecting the receipts.
The girl is Mrs. Ethel Dunn. Sev
eral months ago she married Homer
Dunn, 22, and went to live at the
home of his mother, Mrs. Grace
Dunn, 39, 543 W. 57th st She charges
she was not there many weeks until
her husband began to abuse and beat
Then, she says, he told 'her she
would have to go out on the streets
and hustle, as he needed the money.
According to the girl, his mother
joined him in urging her to go to the
"When she refused she was beaten
more, she told in a sorrowful voice
this morning. But the man finally
achieved what he was after. She con
sented to go "on the town."
The story of young husbands mak
ing their wives go out on the streets
has been told many times before in,
the Morals Court But the strange,
part of this girl's story was her accu
sation against his mother.
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