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JtfOON'EDmON ' ONE CENT
YOUNp BOYSTEUL OF MURDER EX-INSPECTOR
McCANti REINSTATED INVENTOR SUES THE
HARVESTER CROWD TRUST PRESS RAPPED
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
Chicago, Thursday, April 22, 1915
LINKS VICE AND
Kiglitfor Minimum WaeJ3jll Featured iy Expose of
7 ;JoJui M. IGIenn, LoboyiaC for Big Busine
- v GKicagfb Social Workers Plead fdr the?" ;
: - -.-".'-, Pa8agre;of Bill. ; r;:-'--
; Jrjje fit P-1 In th,'battie.'or a
inlnimum wagefor thewomen of Elf-
day, .' Liut-Goy. Baifatt.-b'Hara-createa
considerable excitement by
exposing John M.. Glenn, sec'y.of the
nijnoisJ&anuTactureiS-alBin, which is.
lighting 'the -ibill with v powerful
D'Harate expose of; Glenn came afi
the, Joint feaing of. the House, andi
Senater The. galleries were filled'
with social workers from all over the,
The Jieutenant-gorernor,- who wasj
,wbich"niadeah. extensive, ihresti'ga-,,
tion of th$ -evils, jot: toy; iigeetwo-yiJS-
an attack.on the.-comnission'-'fc. an
effort to discredit "theirwbrcV
''Has- Glenn ver favbreoV legislation-similar
to this, legislation' design-!
ed to' -1etter-working' conditions,?'
Senator Keller asked,
"It has been his business for years,"
: replied the Jieutenant-goyernpr, "to'
appear Deiore legislative-committees
and take the extreme-end 01 view on
bills similar to this one. Then this
i&only.a prefeumption-r-he tonld send
out letters, to business men holding;
views .similar to his asking them'O"
contribute to his. organization.
"In my judgment, it would bea.
fair subject of' legislative. investigaH
tion; ttf Inquire mlb the number of'
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