jacob riis came to know the shadows of the great city—all the miserable alleys and narrow courts of the East Side slums.
Mr. jacob riis founded a flower mission on a similar experience.
Then jacob riis—a man for whom every American must feel a profound admiration—strode upon the platform, filled with indignation.
jacob riis noted among immigrants the working of a lower sense of obligation due to absence from accustomed home associations.
jacob riis used often to say that the apparent corruption of our politics was largely due to crass ignorance.
jacob riis argued that the lantern of an ideal held aloft would similarly hold young men in life's path of righteousness.
There was a boy born in this town whose name was jacob riis.
Long afterward he told his good friend jacob riis how he arrived at it.