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Newspaper Page Text
HOW MARSHALL FIELD & CO. WISHED
THEIR EMPLOYES "HAPPY NEW YEAR"
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
VOL.6, NO. 85 Chicago, Monday, January 8, 1917 3!
LOVE SCANDAL BREAKS
OUT IN STATE ST.
Rothschild & Co. Boss Accused in Sensational Case
Brought by 16-Year-Old Girl Says She Was
Taken to Hotel Morrison Loop
Press Kills Story
During the investigations into vice
in Chicago conducted first by the
Chicago vice commission and later
by Lieut-Gov. Barratt, O'Hara's Illi
nois senate committee, deartment
store girls, struggling against the
low wage obstacle, played a promi
Story after story is told of $6 shop
girls, unable to satisfy their pleasure-loving
tendencies, who listened,
to the promises of good times and
good clothes made by men with
money, only to wake up the next
morning, ruined and isillusioned.
In. the pages of the Chicago vice
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