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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, February 16, 1915, LAST EDITION, Image 23',
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Minneapolis to Los Angeles of the
Pacific Coast league.
Guy Beard, a semi-pro pitcher from
Bloomington, has signed with the
Chicago Federals. He was with
Princeton last season and linker was
Impressed by his work when the Feds
were in the latter burg for an exhi
bition. Coach Stagg has entered 18 Uni
versity athletes In the track and field
games at the First Regiment armory
Friday and Saturday sights. Stars of
all the athletic clubs and colleges in
the state and adjoining territory are
being groomed for the meet, and Joe
Lodmis will find some excellent com
petition in the dashes and the jumps.
ADVANCE OP BREAD TO BRING
INDICTMENTS IN N. Y.?
New York, Feb. 16. Indictments
will follow the advance in the price of
bread to six cents a leaf in New York,
reputy Attorney General Alfred L.
Becker hinted today at the opening
of an investigation to determbaV
wueuier uiuitt auu-ixusi jaws jmve
been violated by bakers and flour
"In my opinion certain big dealers
have been guilty of a criminal con
spiracy in Doosung
bread," said Becker.
1 JOBLESS GIRLS IN ALLIANCE
WITH SOCIETY WOMEN T
sonablv sure who some of the Die
criminals are and we expect to land
v About fifty witnesses have been
summoned thus far. President C. H.
Canby of the Chicago Board of Tirade,
has accepted an invitation to come
here and testify.
THEY PART RIGHT THERE
It's a short way to vacation,
It's a short way to go;
It's a short way to vacation.
And the cash our wives will blowr
Nighttimes we'll open jackpots,
Daytimes they'll spend our dough;
It's a short way to bankruptcy,
It's a short wav to go.
The unemployed girl in Chicago
the wice of -and the woman who emnlovs eirls
"We -are rea- 1 the woman of wealth and leisure
have entered into a friendly alliance. '
Through the New Future associa
ion, of which Mrs. F. L. Rossbach
is president, several well-known Chi
cagowomen are endeavoring to solve
the problem of unemployment by
finding positions for jobless girls and
homes for homeless girls.
0 0 1-
ACTS TO CURB PROSTITUTION
Berlin, via Wirelessto Sayvitle, L. U
Feb, 1oV-German civil governor of
Belgium has taken active steps to
curb prostitution, he told newspaper
interviewers. Among other measures
he has put into effect a series of labor
laws for better protection of women
and girls compelled to work in shops
for their livelihood.