Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1949 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
DAILY COMMENT ON
Well folks, Ella Flagg Young
bumped the politicians again last
Education in Chicago means a
scrap with one darned politician after
And doubtless a book trust some
where in "the background.
What scared Big Biz?
'Fraid 'it will have to pay living:
wages to working women?
Doesn't seem to be afraid of legis
latures, but is mighty scared of wo
men and organization.
What wil happen now?
; Will, the State street department
stores put the screws to the news
papers? Keep your eye on the 'phone trust.
It is opening its big mouth to swal
low the automatic and then raise
Whatever price is paid for the au
tomatic will come out of the pockets
of the 'phone users of Chicago.
You can gamble on that as a sure
The disturbance on Randolph
street was caused by the cops and
plain-clothes rowdies not by the
waitresses and their American flags.
Crowds gathered only when' ar
rests were made.
Give the Journal first place among
the evening papers for coming near
est to giving the waitresses a square
Yesterday's issue was far ahead of
all of the trust papers for its ap
proach to fairness.
The 'others began to get cold feet
as soon as the big advertisers butted
Of course the department stores
and mail order houses are interested.
They fear if the waitresses get a
living wage through- organization,
starvation wages will have to cease
at their joints.
Gee whiz, there must be something
In having an artistic temperament.
What do you think of art dealers
PEOPLE AND THINGS
who can get-by with a million of debts
and about a hundred thousand as
sets? How do they do it?
Hearst is making a-bold fight for
special privileges fdr' the shipping
But by and by the folks will get
onto that sly little servant of privi
lege. Did you catch onto how quick
Hearst's Examiner rose to" the situa
tion and started a "special Cafe,,
Restaurant and Cafeteria";polumn?
Yes, Henrici's has an ad in that
Anyhow Jane Addams wasn't a bit
scared when Big Biztried to use the
big stick on her.
She refused to issue orders to El
len Gates Starr to abandonee work
Tommy Pop, what does it mean
to say of a man that he builded bet
ter than he knew?
Tommy's Pop It merely means,
my son, that he isn't a government