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BECKER IS AGAIN THINK GAMBLING WAR FOUND GUILTY IN MURDER TRIAL CAUSED MADISON ST. FIRE-rFIFTY HURT Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postoffice at Chicago, EL, Under the Act of March 3, 1879. THE DAY BOOK An Adless Daily Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday. N. D. Cochran, sf&SSjj&t Tel. Monroe 353. Editor and Publisher. Ig By Mail, Except in 500 South Peoria St. 398 Chicago, $3 a Year. ' VOL. 3, NO. 201 Chicago, Saturday, May 23, 1914 ONE CENT MEISENBERG PAID THE BIG PRICE WHY WORRY ABOUT HIS RECORD? Sammy Meisenberg Became One of Chicago's Most Eminent and Respectable Citizens What Differ' , ence Does It Make How Many Mistakes He Made, So LongAs He Finally r , - Gave Up His Life?, BY N. D. COCHRAN , Several letters have come to The Day Book asking that Sammy Meisen berg's record In Chicago before he joined the navy be published giv ing the inference that it was shady. . But why? If the police authorities Jand all others wiped out the past, and worshipped Meisenberg as a hero after he was killed at Vera Cruz in the performance of his duty, what good would it do any of the rest of us to kick up a fuss about the past now? No matter what that record may have been, Sammy has paid the price. He iS'dead; and, accprding to the general way of looking at war, he died an.