OCR Interpretation


The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, July 08, 1915, NOON EDITION, Image 1

Image and text provided by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Library, Urbana, IL

Persistent link: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83045487/1915-07-08/ed-1/seq-1/

What is OCR?


Thumbnail for

NOON EDITION
ONE CENT
TORNADO DEATH LIST INCREASES
AS REPORTS COME IN FROM SMALLER TOWNS
CINCINNATI RIPPED AND TORN BY FORCE
THE DAY BOOK
An Adless Newspaper, Daily Except Sunday
VOL. 4, NO. 239 Chicago, Thursday, July 8, 1915
398
IS HEALEY ACT MOVE
TOWARD OPEN TOWN?
e
Shifting of Officers Causes Comment Old Timers at
East Chicago av. District are Sent to "The Woods"
Were Numerous Raids the Cause?,
David Smith and Mary Metz, ac
knowledged to be the owners of one
of the worst resorts on the North
Side, were in the morals court again
yesterday. They demanded jury trials.
When Smith met Mrs. Metz a year
ago a partnership was formed which
was destined to give the police of the
East Chicago av. police station a lot
of trouble. The police say the ro
mance started in morals court, where
Mrs. Metz appeared with her husband
as often as their hotel on North Clark
st was raided. After many of these
meetings the couple eloped and set
tled down in a place which is known
as Metzs "dry" saloon. Investigators
Claim they have bought booze ia thi
place, but the police have never been
able tq find any in their raids. This
"dry" saloon is located at 513 La SaHe
st. It is a soft drink parlor where
women sit and solicit men. In the
rear a door opens into a passageway.
Next to it is another which leads into
the basement of 515 La Salle st No.
515 is connected with 517, by many
doors and panels and on the three lots
are four buildings which the police
have raided nearly a hundred times
during the past year.
Mary Metz and David Smith have
appeared in the morals court on an
average of three times a month for
many months. During the year of
1914 the clerk of the municipal court
.-...w.- .-- -- .W.A-t

xml | txt