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KULCHUR - Vol. 2 No. 5 - Spring 1962
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FUCK YOU: A Magazine of the Arts - Number 5, Vol. 4
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FROM DANCE HALL TO WHITE SLAVERY: Stories of Actual Events, Places and Persons That Have Had a Part in Bringing About the Investigations Conducted by Various Commissions and Organizations of the Dance Hall Evil in Chicago [...]

DILLON, John

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Chicago: Charles C. Thompson Co. , (1912). 12mo. Perfect-bound pictorial wraps. Very good. Light rubbing, foxing to wraps; two small edge tears. 4" abrasion to rear cover. First and last pages show a bit of foxing; text block else clean and unmarred throughout. 192pp. (Item ID: 20708)

Ten cautionary tales of moral corruption in Chicago's dance halls, offering examples of underage women being given alcohol, violated, and/or forced into prostitution. Scarce in wraps. "[U]pon the altars of vice in the city of Chicago, annually, are 5,000 girls offered up as sacrificial victims of the Social Evil. These five thousand tragedies, differ only in circumstance; tragedies of the home, the shop, street ... and ñ the instance seems to apply in an overwhelming majority ñ†tragedies of the dance."



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