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THE DAY BOOK
N. D COCHRAN
EDITOR AND PUBLISHER.
500 SO. PEOIUA-S?. CHICAGO, ILL.
Editorial. Momroe 333
Jeiepnones circulation. Monroe 3828
SUBSCRIPTION By Carrier In Chicago.
30 cents a Month. By Mall, United
States and Canada. JS 00 a Tear.
Entered ag second-class matter April
:i. 1914. at the postoMIce at Chicago,
111., under the Act of March 3, 1879.
'TWAS BOUND TO COME. Two
cents a mile per passenger. This is
the law in some of the central states.
The railroads have heen strong
enough to prevent such legislation in
most, if not all, ot the populous At
lantic seaboard states.
Two cents a mile per passenger is
now the rate by auto between Los
Angeles and San Diego. The distance
is 125 miles. The one-way fare is
$2.50 ; round trip $4.50, by auto. The
railroad fare is $3.75 one way, round
trip 5, ten-day limit Some commo
dious, easy-riding, powerful ma
chines, carrying 18 people, have been
put on the run and are being well
There are a great many bus lines
in operation between towns in South
ern California. So that not only the
electric lines, but also the steam rail
road lines are being affected by mo
Germany has forced a fixed price
on butter. This is more than Eng
land could do with Greece.
Minneapolis is getting famous with
12 murders in two months; If tired
of this life, move to Minneapolis.
Wherr "peace comes to Europe at
last, what's the matter with forming
)one big republic out of the pieces?
Women's clubs have started a cam-
paign against bill boards. Mere-men:
I worry a whole lot more about board
Airships and politicians areIike in
that they always let the explosions
occur for the fellows lower down.
Villa has been offered amnesty and
peace in the United States. It's a
safe bet he prefers a piece of Mexico.
Dr. Wellington Koo Has been nam
ed as China's new minister to United
States. Sounds like a messenger of
"I have a. plan to prevent .American
suffragets ever smashing windows."
"What is it?"
"Make all the windows of looking
ONE ON BILLY
Billy Sunday stopped a newsboy in
Philadelphia and inquired the way to
the postofflce. ,
"Up one block and turn to the
right," said the boy.
"You seem a bright little fellow,"
said Sunday. "Do you know who
"I'm Billy Sunday, and if you come
to my meeting tonight 111 show you
the way to heaven'
"Ah, go on!" answered the young
ster, "yon didn't even know the way
to the DostofBce." , '
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