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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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Smith urges McCormick to cast a vote to defeat George Duddleston's candidacy for president of the Chicago Board of Education.
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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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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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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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Torbet reports to Addams the number of women judges and clerks in each ward.
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Tuley writes in thanks to Addams for her comments about her recently deceased husband, and encloses a donation for Hull-House.
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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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Announcement for Jane Addams' speech for the Progressive Party in Chicago.
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Addams tells Browne stories about John Altgeld for a biography he is writing.
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Addams updates Kellogg on efforts to secure authors for Survey articles.
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Addams writes Smith, criticizing her own work after the publishing of Twenty Years at Hull House, and reporting news about her health and Chicago Garment Workers' Strike.
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Addams writes Smith about a meeting of the Woman's Club and Chicago Garment Workers' Strike.
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Addams expresses concerns about the Chicago Stockyard Strike and plans to return to the city shortly.
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Addams discusses plans for the Progressive Party Convention and its Peace Committee.
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Addams exhorts Morris to have the Chicago Peace Society drum up support for the League of Nations.
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Addams asks Ball if he is interested in becoming Sanitary Inspector of Chicago.
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Addams declines nomination for mayoral race in Chicago.
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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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Osgood writes Addams offering to come to Chicago to help stir up enthusiasm for the local branch of the American Association for Labor Legislation.
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Armes tells an anecdote about Addams losing her hat and Theodore Roosevelt taking his off too.
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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.