Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789-1963 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
LAST EDITION LAST EDITION
DISCOVER VICE IN OUR "BEST" DISTRICTS
GIRLS PROTEST AGAINST MASHERS
Entered as Second-Class Hatter April 21, 1914, at the Poetofflce at
Chicago, HL, Under the Act of March 3, 1879.
THE DAY BOOK
An Aidless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
N. D. Cochran,
Editor and Publisher.
500 South Peoria St.
Tel. Monroe 353.
By Mail, Except in
Chicago, $3 a Year.
VOL. 4, NO. 44
Chicago, Tuesday, Nov. 17, 1914
BOTH BERT M'CORMICK AND ADAMS
APPEAR BEFORE JUDGE LANDIS
Publisher McCormick Tells of His Visits to the Adams
Home Which Resulted in Divorce and Various Law
Suits A Story of High Life at Lake Forest
Several weeks ago Edward S.
Adams, the Board of, Trade man,
filed In the Superior Court a suit for
$300,000 against Robert R. McCor
mick, publisher of the Chicago Trib
une. Adams charged that McCor
mick while a member of the Adams
family, living at the Adams home,
had caused the alienation of Mrs.
Adams' affections. McCoTmick is
'Shortly after Adams filed his suit
McCormick filed a petition in bank
ruptcy against Adams, in which he
charged that the latter owed him
That bankruptcy suit is now being
fought out in Federal Judge Landis'
Yesterday some remarkable testi
mony was heard. All the principals
were on the stand. McCormick was
on the stand for the greatest period
of time. And, in substance, he both
admitted and denied that he had
pressed his claim against his cousin
after Adams had filed a $300,000 suit
tBl . . j-
- " - - --.