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BETTER HEALTH FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN THE DAY BOOK An Adless Daily Newspaper. N. D. Cochran, 5?gga& Tel. Monroe 353. v I Editor and Publisher. Automatic 51-442. 500 South Peoria St 398 By Mail, 50 Cents a Month. VOL. 2, NO. 281 Chicago, Tuesday, Aug. 26, 1913 ONE CENT A WOMAN'S TRAGIC STORY OF LEGAL LAWLESSNESS IN COPPER COONTRY The Unprovoked Shooting of a 17-Year-Old Boy by Gun men in the Employ of Mine Owners A -Troop -of Cavalry Rides Through Funeral Pro cession at a Gallop. YOU do not get the truth concerning the industrial war now on in this country. There is much news of in terest to all humanity that isn't printed in many of the newspapers. The news from the Calumet copper coun try, for example, will tell of the killing and wounding of striking miners,- but seldom do you get the truth of how the murders Were committed. Here is a story from Calumet that will throw some light on the murderous tactics of strikebreaking detectives in the employ of the big mine operators. Much of the story is in the form of an affidavit by a woman eye-witness to the murder. Editor Day Book. Calumet, Mich., Aug. 26. The murder of Louis Tijan, a 17-year-old boy, and Steve Putrich, a miner, and the wounding of two others by the Waddell-Mahon gunmen and professional strikebreakers imported by the mine operators was absolutely -without provocation.