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look thoughtfully through the win
dows on Chicago's skyscrapers which
represent so much wealth.
"What can I dp, your honor?" she
asked earnestly. "Don't think I
haven't tried hard before I weakened.
God, I've tossed in my bed night after
night, trying to find some other solu
tion. I can't live on $4 a week. I've
scraped, I've skipped meals, I've worn
second-hand clothes, and still I can't
make $4 cover my expenses. It isn't a
question of reforming. It's the right
FIST THAT KNOCKED
to live I'm asking."
Judge Heap could not answer this.
The girl won her point And in the
face of Lillian's bitter cry against the
wages of department stores as repre
sented by Woolworth's, no one else
Heap will try and help Lillian as
an individual. Down in Springfield
today social workers are trying to
help all department store girls
through the fight for the minimum
OUT JACK JOHNSON!
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r. 5. Says
Wrests? iMsMffir I
Jess Willard's fist and phiz. The
powerful right hand that made the
cowboy champion of the world when
it landed on Jack Johnson's jaw. Be
low is absolutely the latest picture of
the champion as he appears on' his
Chicago Single Tax Club meets at
8 p. m., Friday. Wm. Thurston Brown
on "Anarchism and" Socialism" and
L. K. Phillips on "Single Tax" are the
Pecos, Tex. Thousands of acres
of alfalfa endangered and property
threatened by flood in possible wreck
age of irrigation company's flume by
rush Of water.
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