Valdez News, 19 Aug 1905

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Valdez News, 19 Aug 1905 - Capt. Newth of the whaler Jeanette, is accused...
Capt. Newth of the whaler Jeanette, is accused by the papers of Nome with attempting to abduct two Indian girls, aged 9 and 13 years respectively, from that place . The girl's parents were on board the vessel and It is said Capt. Newth first got them drunk and thm tried to get tbe girls below. They screamed and their mother came to their assistance. After a severe fight the girls were released and the whaler sailed before any arrests could be made.

Clipped from The Valdez News19 Aug 1905, SatPage 1

The Valdez News (Valdez, Alaska)19 Aug 1905, SatPage 1
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