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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, August 05, 1916, LAST EDITION, Image 5

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BILLIONS OF DOLLARS WILL BE IDLE IF TRAIN
WHEELS ARE STILLED!
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Twenty-drive-wheel Mallet Compound Locomotive.
Number of men, engineers, conductors, firemen and brake
men involved in eight-hour-day demand '
Total number of employes involved
Number of railroads involved
Mileage of railroads involved
Number of stockholders in roads involved
Par value of total capital stock of railroads 1
Average holding of stock per stockholder (par value)
Total monthly receipts of railroads (April, 19.6)
Total monthly expenses (April, 1916)
Total taxes paid by railroads in April, 1916.-,
Total net income of roads in April, 1916
Net income per mile of line April, 1916
Amount the roads claim it would cost to meet the men's
demands (per year)
Amount the men estimate it might cost per year
Total number of cars of every kind that will cease to move
in event of strike .-
Freight cars :
Passenger coaches :
Company service cars (wreck, etc.)
Total number of locomotives
400,000
2,000,000
1,285
257,211
626VL22
8,638,286,892
$13,798
$280,987,306
$189,923,465
$12,495,265
$78,507,780
$396
$ioo,ooo,oqo
$25,000,000
2,507,977
2,356,000
55,705
96,272
65,099
ROBINS FOLLOWS C. O. P. CROWD
As was expected, Raymond Robins
has followed Roosevelt and Perkins
into the Hughes camp and will be
lined up this year with the G. O. P.
Old Guard. He issued a statement
today announcing that he would sup
port Hughes and the Republican
party. The news of this was antici
pated several days ago, after Robins
had meetings with Perkins and
Rooseyelt to the east
DRIVERS HURT. IN CRASH
Mandel Bros, department store
truck collided with a truck of Libby,
McNeil & Libby, packers. Both driv
ers, T. M. Dowd, 21, 4050 Normal av.,
and Edw. Gill, 44, 4359 Greenwood
av., seriously injured.
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Oakland, Cal. Street car com
pany installed second conductor in
car to be courteous to women and
amuse crying babies to "courtesy
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