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tfoON. EDITION NOON EDITION
GIRL HAS LEG CU T REPORTER ARRESTED;
OFF RUNNING FROM TfIREATENS EXPOSE
ASSAILANT ' AT VERA CRUZ
Entered as Second-Class Matter April 21, 1914, at the Postoffica at
Chicago, DL, Under the Act of March 3, 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran, jXgaB.h Te' Monroe. 353
Editor and Publisher. JjsJ By Mail, Except In
500 South Peoria St. 398 ChicagOj$3aYear..
VOL. 3, NO. 241
Chicago, Saturday, July 11, 1914
BIBLES REPLACE BULLETS-CHURGHE
BATTLE FOR ENSLAVED CHILDREN
Men and Religion Forward Movement Throws Its In
fluence and Dollars on Side of Humanity, In Favor,
of 900 Starving $8-a-Week Mill Slaves, After, i
Sheriffs Thrmw Them Out of Homes, "
" Atlanta, Ga., July 11. Organized religion has rallied to the support of
To the strike of the worker have been added prayers, sermons and,
most of all, publicity, paid for in church dollars, in order that the Christian,
conscience of the public may be aroused to the wrongs against which labor'
From the Bible come the new bullets In labor warfare texts which are
leveled against the greed and heartlessness of those, who have enslaved
children in mills and .have -wrecked men and women with their starvation
The strike is leveled against the Fulton Bag and Cotton Mills, where
some 900 employes revolted'against what they term intolerable conditions.
But the fight the real fiht'J3ia-te' hitting hardest "the men. who have