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2 O LAST EDITION 2 O
HOYNE NAMES ARTIE QUINN FIXER
"WOMEN OF STREET" STORM CHURCH
THE DAY BOOK
' An Adless Newspaper $ Daily Except Sunday
VOL. 6, NO. 101 Chicago, Friday, January 26, 1917 398g
DAY BOOK REPORTER
Chicago's Prize Pork Packer Gets Chatty in Courtroom
Thinks The Day Book Thinks He Has Too Much
- ! Money A Personal Sketch of the Richest
Man in Town.
BY ALLEN W. ELLIOTT
"What kind of a guy is J. Ogden
Probably two million Chicagoans
would like to know the answer to this
question. Besides Being the world's
champion hog butcher, Armour is
.also Chtcagos greatest mystery.
People of thte city hver get a-rfei;-.
sonal glimpse of this, man whose
actions affect their lives more than
those of any other man in the world.
The newspapers are afraid to talk
about him; his empire of dollars over
shadows the press with the menace
of rum for any writer or publisher
who offends him.
Common folic know him only as a
name that is flashed at them .on bilk