This edition of the East St. Louis is included to
allow readers to see how the city viewed itself during the mid-1930s.
To preserve the original formatting, the pages of the book have been
scanned as images rather than transcribed into text documents. This might make the
following pages take considerable time to load on older or slower computers. Please be
Unfortunately, the copy used to create this site was missing a few pages.
Enough remains, however, that the spirit of the work has been retained.