The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

A counterbalance needed

The arm of "justice" holds a scale. A group of people ("organized crime to defeat justice") sit on one side of the scale, but the other side is empty. A crowd ("aroused public sentiment to demand justice") surrounds the scale and one man points to it.



18.4 x 16.3 cm

Tribune Company

black and white

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

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