Consumer Bankruptcy Journal Summer 2017 - Page 30

THE BANKRUPTCY CRISIS IN CHICAGO org/wiki/Jack_Mabley.] Mr. Mabley identified some changes that would help consumers. [Footnote: Jack Mabley, Credit Law Helps a Bit, Chicago Daily News (Nov. 27, 1957) (hereinafter, “Credit Law”).] Mr. Mabley referred to the benefits of a new Illinois state law mandating that fine print in consumer installment contracts be enlarged from the standard 5.5-point type to 8-point type (the standard type size for a newspaper in the 1950s). [Footnote