The Press: In the Windy City

In Chicago, where name-calling among newspapers is standard practice, and practice has made performance perfect, there was a violent outburst of pot-&-kettle vituperation. The Chicago Tribune naturally figured in all of it.

"Rotten . . . Reckless." Most recent case involved the Tribune and the Sun. For days, workers at Chicago's Studebaker aircraft-engine plant had been targets of a Tribune tirade, charging that they were loafers, malingerers and gamblers and that their union leaders were Communists deliberately sabotaging production.

Sun Publisher Silliman Evans finally pot ripsnorting mad. Sun men went out to investigate. The usually meek Sun thereupon came out with these headlines:...

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