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NOON EDITION NOON EDITION
"MA'AM?". A SHORT STORY BY GOUVERNEUR
MORRIS, STARTS IN THIS ISSUE
THE DAY BOOK
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VOL.3, NO. 18 Chicago, Saturday, Oct. 18, 1913
MRS. PANKHURST GREAT AS MOSES!
WOMEN SHOULD WELCOME HI
So Says Mrs. Raymond Robins, National President of All
Women's Trade Union Leagues of America, and
Hailed a "Woman World-Builder" She Tells
Why the English Leader of Militants Is
a Figure in World-History.
BY H. P. BURTON
(Copyright, 1913, by the Newspaper Enterprise Association.)
"Emmeline Pankhurst, rushing towards America now, is as gigantic
a figure in the history of the great world as Moses?
"She is the wonderful prophet who, with a ballot as her rod, is surely
going to strike out of the rock in which it has been deep-buried for cen
turies, that as yet unknown, that as yet untasted spring woman's person
ality!" Mrs. Raymond Robins is the speaker. Mrs. Robins is the national .pres
ident of the Women's Tirade Union League of America and she has practic
ally, in her hands for the moulding, the lives of millions of girls who work
girls who work in shops and factories throughout the land. And such a
unique and revolutionary force is she bringing to bear on the lives of work
ing women that a great writer "on "the feminine movement" has just in
cluded heramong the dozen leading "Women,as World Builders."
"Every woman, .and especially the woman-who-w.Orks in America,
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