Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1943 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library, Urbana, IL
Newspaper Page Text
r " r
,, " - r
E500SQ PEORIA ST. J te398 -V -TEi;.HONROE'353
Chicago Wednesday, ' November .ij "1911 .
DEAN SUMNER SAYS KEY -TO VICE REPORT
- WILL NOT BE G1VEN jUP. -
F5itf Says It Is a P'tty the Key 'Cannot &e Published-
on Methods Used'in Department, Stores.. ,. , ' ,
Addressing; the 'North iSirie Physicians' club,':Dean".WaIterr
sSumners "ofSS .' Peterahd Paul""ca,thedral; Jand "klso 'cliairman-of
i 4-1a Cren rtPfll nmmieclnti coin
if fia r7tnA (7AmfMiApiM sv
r iiic 'ncv, lu uic i.uui l iuqul. uv. liil v iuc v:uiiiiiiiAMiiii iir.vri
IwdCbe ?givfenp up. ' It will 'tiekept-iorJa time and then destroye'd.
v "It vis a. pity thaf'tne'key', cannot "BTepublished but jWefhaye
taken the stand we have "because m'apy unscrupulous'persons would
like to secure the names" of property owners in'thelevee district for
I the purpoW of-blackmail." r ' ' ,1 x , "
xes, ix 4S(apjiy,tnat3Key cannot peupusqqa.it wouia give
jithef people of -Chicago information that would "shock themlpintb
jVigprous actionjto protect'the" girls and women-who work in Chicago
stores,rom starvation -wages (and inhuman working conditions.
i Yesterday, The Day Book published some 'eUKractSjfrom' the
-Vice Commission's Yepbrtj'which-gave ourreadiersrimportarit in-
lUIHjauuu CUilUClHIJlg UCJclllUICUl-OtUtW.-
-Today; further extracts are published, which mdicatehow
valuable that key would.be-ifMt were available for publication In
Ithese extracts the names, of the, department stores are omitted.
just as they are omitted in thcreport itself. Lettersartd number
are uea msteaa
without the key.
are used instead of namesandiirts'impossible to supply these names
kwnthont the kev. - ".'-
1 i igButeven if the key vefe available tOjallCh'ijcagonewjSpapers,
probably none, but Thre'Day-Bfook'-woulddare publish the names
Lf .hi.'iii-ih ii mi i i JJmim inMiiMiiaiMni ai i