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Addams asks Juul if she can speak against a new version of Senate Bill 233 regarding child actors.
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Addams sends Johnson her letter to Niels Juul asking for another opportunity to address the Illinois Senate regarding Senate Substitute Bill 233 and child actors.
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Lovejoy asks Addams about the status of the Child Actor Bill pending in the Illinois legislature.
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Addams' lecture on March 12 at the National Child Labor Committee Conference in Birmingham, Alabama, in which she discusses child labor legislation in Illinois.
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Addams led a contingent to oppose efforts to exclude child actors from child labor laws. She testified before the State Senate committee considering the bill, along with Will J. Davis (speaking for the bill), Mrs. Coonley-Ward, Mrs. A. T. Aldrich, Margaret Halsey, and Anna Nichols.
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Harper offers Addams his opinion on a bill regulating children in the street trades.
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Addams and Abbott write Underwood to oppose a Congressional bill to require literacy tests for immigrants.
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Addams seeks Senator Sutherland's support for the establishment of a Federal Children's Bureau, arguing that it would allow the gathering of information currently not possible.
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An excerpt from Addams' March 22 speech at Faneuil Hall to the Boston Equal Suffrage Association and the Women's Trade Union League on the changes in women's work brought about by factory work.
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Addams testifies that the system of child labor destroys genius, and how work on the stage damages children.
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Newspaper summary of Addams' speech on child labor and the need for new laws.
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