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Bok responds to Kellor's offer to write an article about the Progressive Party Platform aimed at housewives, noting that he has already spoken to Addams about an article along the same lines.

Jesse Ashley's article describing a strike in Massachusetts.

Breckinridge sends Feagin a copy of the Settlement Bibliography as a resource for researching Chicago philanthropic women.

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 derogatorynames, like "Sneaky" and "Sissy,"for…

La Follette writes Dennett about her reasoning for going off the board of the National American Woman Suffrage Association, recommends a successor, and shares some political opinions.

The author sympathizes with the McNamara brothers, who bombed the Los Angeles Times building in California in October 1910, because they were insane but criticizes the Chicago newspapers for responding with bigotry against the Irish community.

Reisner writes Cheney about the time of the next meeting of Board of Managers of the National Society for the Promotion of Industrial Education. Addams received a copy of this letter.

Davies sends Freund some data regarding factory inspector budgets, manpower, and numbers of inspections from 1893 to 1910.

Lindsey writes Lathrop about a controversial child labor law, explaining his disagreement with Jane Addams over the issue.
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Schiff writes Wald about his disagreements with Edward T. Devine, who holds the Schiff Chair of Social Economics at Columbia University.

Hart sends Bowen donations to renew Hull-House subscriptions for several people.

Small criticizes the Chicago Tribune's coverage of the Averbuch Incident, specifically discussing meetings between Jane Addams and others in John Maynard Harlan's office.

Averbuch writes Ickes about the impact of her brother's death on her family.

Clark contacts Lathrop about locating a place for Marcet Haldeman to stay in New York.

Diall requests slides for an upcoming series of lectures in Terre Haute, Indiana, about what schools in other states are doing.

Gruhl requests information from the museum about the state treasurer and state funds.

Dalrymple apologizes to Hamlin for sending her parcel to the wrong address.

Fernandez is writing on behalf of an Argentine citizen to have his book, which was on exhibit at the St. Louis Exposition, returned to him. There is a clue that the book may have ended up in Chicago.

James Speed's Nature Lectures is a circular filled with reviews of and summary of the topics covered in Speed's lectures.

Speed requests to speak at the Chicago Municipal Library and encloses a circular about his recent lectures.

Dalrymple writes Hamlin that she is sending under separate cover the documents requested.

Smith chats with Wald about plans for the summer and her ward.

Smith writes to Kelley regarding education expenses for Sara as well as on the health of some of Kelley's friends in the neighborhood.

Goulder writes to Holmes praising Marion Wallace's work.

Carman encloses a report (not attached) of an inspection of Hull-House's operations looking for ways to run it more economically.

Wickerman lays out three stipulations the Municipal Museum must follow to borrow a room in the Library Building.

Dean writes in detail about proposed Chicago street widening, detailing alternate routes to be used during construction.

Smith describes missing Margaret Kelley at Christmas and covers preparations for celebrating the holiday. She provides brief news of her family.