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Addams writes Smith about a meeting of the Woman's Club and Chicago Garment Workers' Strike.
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Jones writes Addams about plans to organize a committee to plan a tribute to Tolstoy in Chicago.
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Addams received a copy of this anonymous letter, offering a scathing impression of Chicago politicians out to get Police Chief John McWeeny and criticizing the Chicago Tribune as corrupt. The writer uses derogatory names, like "Sneaky" and "Sissy," for many of the characters and calls the press the "Scrofulas."
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An anonymous writer apologizes for his misunderstanding of the biases of the Record-Herald against the police. Addams received a copy of this letter.
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Robins informs Addams of his intention to endorse Alexander McCormick on the county ticket and expresses his hope that she will to write some articles to help the campaign.
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Addams discusses how philanthropic activities become political activities, citing instances from her own work in Chicago.
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Plummer asks Henderson to join the Progressive Party and make a speech to Chicago women on why they should join as well.
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Plummer assumes that Sippy is a Progressive and asks her to speak to other women about the Progressive Party.
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Robins discusses the success of a Progressive Party's Chicago store in spreading literature to the public and encourages the establishment of such stores in other cities as well as the formation of branches of the Jane Addams Chorus.
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Robins reports on Progressive Party activities in Illinois from October 10 to 17.
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Announcement for Jane Addams' speech for the Progressive Party in Chicago.
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Addams discusses how philanthropic activities become political activities, citing instances from her own work in Chicago.
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Addams discusses the role of a lack of recreation for youth as a source of political corruption and argues for the establishment of regulated public spaces to encourage cooperative and positive relationships.
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Addams declines nomination for mayoral race in Chicago.
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Using her home Nineteenth Ward in Chicago as an example, Addams explains how political corruption is born in the corruption of youth and argues for the establishment of regulated public spaces to encourage cooperative and positive relationships instead. This is the eighth article of a monthly, year-long series on economic and social reform in America and a woman's role to affect change.
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Addams discusses party politics, the viability of independent parties, and the possibilities of women's role in municipal elections in Illinois. This speech was given to the Chicago City Club.
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In this published version of a speech given to the Chicago City Club on November 7, Addams discusses party politics, the viability of independent parties, and the possibilities of women's role in municipal elections in Illinois.
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Addams urges new women voters in Chicago to vote nonpartisan in local elections.
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Merriam sends Addams a copy of an ordinance to create a Department of Public Welfare in Chicago and invites her to join a conference on it.
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Torbet reports to Addams the number of women judges and clerks in each ward.
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Addams endorses Harriet Vittum, who campaigned for the Board of Aldermans in the Seventeenth ward of Chicago.
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Addams remarks at the turn out of women voters in almost every ward in Chicago that came out to vote.
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Robins thanks Addams for her work in the Progressive Party during the past election.
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Mecartney asks Addams to tell him when Rosika Schwimmer arrives in Chicago so he can make the travel arrangements for her speech that evening.
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Two excerpts from an article detailing the goings on of various Chicago women's clubs.