Officer Squint

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Officer Squint - A of - Ottloer Squint R and - to - Hand Eooaniw...
A of - Ottloer Squint R and - to - Hand Eooaniw wnu m Duny UBt Aruieu ng;ro. George May, colored and one - armed was lying along tbe P. & R. track at Eighth and Muhlenberg streets. last nigbt, and Officer Squint saw him and ordered bim to move on. The negro is six feet tall, powerfully built, has one arm, but it is bis rigbt, aod on his let arm he has a wooden stum be vy enougb to knock a man down. As soon an the officer got within reach be struck at bim wi n an open pocket knife and cut him on tbe left hand near tbe knuckle of the litl finger. Squint then drew bis mace and struck the negro on tbe bead and on th right jaw. and finally getting behind bim struck tbe negro on tbe back 01 tbe neck knocking bim down. Ibe negro mean while was striking at tbe officer witb bis knife. When be had secured bim tbe negro was bleeding from wo&nds on the bead. Tbe negro also bad a along shot made of a heavy piece 01 iron in a foot - end of a stocking. Ie belongs to a gang of four tongns who are supposed to come from Consbohocken, wbo are the city selling rnzoro. Tbe other three members of the gang are wbite men. Ihe negro is a vicious oking aud desperate fellow and when Officer Squint tirnt spoke to bim the negro said no ofner rould arrest h m and if he tried it be would "do" him. JUSTICE JACKSON DEAD. Kmlnnt 1urlr Ktplrra at Ola Ten Xhe coal is a tbe the market ports market this a local them trade to days. these 2 To oriees 2

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  1. Reading Times,
  2. 09 Aug 1895, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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