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Stockwell details the emergence of military training at state universities.

Andrews tells Addams that the criticism she sent about the article on the American Association for Labor Legislation was uninformed.

The Peace Union's brochure includes a draft amendment to make war illegal and a declaration of independence from war.

The Committee discusses budgets, emendations to its policies and fundraising.

Addams tells Benton that she hopes that the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom will formally support the proposed Child labor Amendment.

Everett attacks the Child Labor Amendment as un-American, dangerous, and radical and associates the movement with Bolsheviks.

The Children's Bureau argues for the passage of an amendment to the constitution to protect children.

Matthews sends Addams copies of Children's Bureau literature on child labor to use for her article.

Kelley asks Addams to write an article on child labor for McCall's Magazine.

Ingham updates Addams on the planning for the International Congress of Women.

Addams offers a history of movements for world courts and peace. The speech was given at the Palmer House in Chicago to the Women's Roosevelt Republican Club.

Addams discusses the impact of the proposed Illinois’ “Eight Hour Bill” on both men and women workers. She spoke at a meeting of the Joint Committee for the Women's Eight Hour Bill held at the Morrison Hotel.

Addams sends Hobbs to the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom's United States Section's views on the National Defense Act of 1920, but notes that she personally is not in favor of peace pledges.

An argument for the defeat of an Illinois bill that would loosen restrictions on child labor.

Addams asks Blaine to support a campaign to defeat an Illinois law that would loosen restrictions on child labor.

Thomas discusses the formation of the Emergency Peace Committee and points discussed at the meeting.

The Armenian Union sends the text of a resolution to recognize Armenian independence and asks for signatures of support.