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Bacon praises Addams' book The Spirit of Youth and the City Streets and writes about the progressive activities in which the women of her town are engaged.

Addams writes Harrison about the problem of a Greek saloon across the street from the Boys' Club at Hull-House.

Harris asks Addams's advice about creating a series of lectures on vice and its causes.

King questions Addams' support for Theodore Roosevelt and is sharply critical of his party's rejection of a strong temperance platform.
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Addams discusses how older women can contribute to society in beneficial ways by providing examples. The article was published in the Ladies' Home Journal.

The Leitch sisters discuss slavery in the United States, colonization by Great Britain, and alcohol as great evils.

Leitch complains about the amount of rum being distributed around the world.

Angered by the distribution of rum to poor nations, the Leitches ask Barton to write an article that makes a religious argument against nations that are harming poor countries.

Meyer hopes that Addams will support the temperance movement in Chicago.

Webster introduces himself to Addams and his company, World's Peace Film Co., and explains how he and his company are suited to promote peace.

Goodrich tells Addams how excited she is about that chance of Addams visiting China.

Young warns Addams about the effects of military training on young men.

Bryan suggests to Addams that women might support a campaign to remove warlike toys from households.

Tyler sends Addams the appreciation of the Woman's Christian Temperance Union and wishes her speedy recovery.

Addams notes the scene at a party given by the National Women's Temperance Association in Mexico City.

Alvarado and Rosales announce a party of temperance organizations to be hosted by Jane Addams.

Hayler asks Addams to become a Patron of the All Nations Bazaar.

Cramton introduces three statements regarding the enforcement of the Eighteenth Amendment in a House hearing on H.R. 3821.

Addams asserts that women have slowly been taking advantage of their enfranchisement and that prohibition has not proved to be a failure.

Cooper asks Addams's help on a survey about views on Prohibition.

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