Dublin Blvd. speeding incidents, 1916

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Dublin Blvd. speeding incidents, 1916 - ARREST DASH ED AUTQISTS TO DISASTER Losino...
ARREST DASH ED AUTQISTS TO DISASTER Losino Control - uf - Machine - Two Men Are Seriously Hurt on Dublin Boulevard HmNaTON May I Dr B W Grimmer a well - known physician f thla place and Bert Heeler known hero a an athlete were seriously Injured Dr Orlmmer perhaps fatally whsn they lost control of their automobile this attsrnoon attsr they had been placed under arrest for speeding on the Dublin boulevard Tha two men are at the home of Dr Grimmer the phylsclsn suffering from fraeturea of two ribs and Internal Injuries and Healsy with a fractured right arm and two ribs According ta tha story told by Traffic Policeman t A Solon he stopped tha men on the boulevard for speeding and ordered them to turn down a alda road and drive to Nllea Solon waa to follow along behind on his motorcycle Dr Orlmmer started oft with a spurt of speed not for Nile but tor Irvlngton saya Solon Opposite the California Nurseries Dr Orlmmer lost control of the ear which crashed Into the fence demolishing tha auto and burling the occupants ssveral feet After he had seen to tbe removal of the Injured men to Dr Grlmmera homo Policeman Solon returned to the highway He epled another speeder almost Immediately he Bays this one B F Stone a garage owner ot 1111 High etreet Oakland In th back seat of stones car war two other men - Stone wss ordered t drive to Mies while Salon rode beside th car on hla motorcycle The Journey passed without Incident until the Jail was reached when Solon glancing back - sward aaw that tha two men whom he blleved to be In - the back seat oi tne automobile had disappeared

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  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 05 May 1916, Fri,
  3. Page 4

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