Fred Fawkner taxi beating 1936
LOCALrHOTOCRiPHER SOS IIE If IS BEATEy Ft) TAXICAB DRIVER Bernard Kemp, a taxicab driver, was under bond yesterday to face a charge of assault and battery, the complaint having been signed by F. P. Fawkner. a local photographer. When arraigned arraigned in Justice A B Opperman s court, Kemp Indicated that he would stand trial, and the hearing was docketed for next Monday afternoon at 1 o’clock. Fawkner appeared in court with both of his eyes discolored as a result of an argument over a taxicab fare Fawkner claims that he was knocked from the taxicab by the driver, who then beat him while he was on the ground.