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bear which the Ho added assailant and mother, R. for county Aldena Nellie Members not learned their 'Winds Up' Luer Kidnaping Case EDWARDSVILLE, 111., April 11 -- (AP) --State's Attorney Lester Geers tonight said the arrest ct Lloyd (Blackie) Doyle at Dallas, Tex., "wound up" lite August Luer kidnap case. lo ij /-i . t" ·* -..Mi.ni.t, «n Geers sa,d, "but I here. inn mnn uri-*.»',..,,...- - who rWr . , . l r allegations in a divorce suit kidtpeTM:- 1 G^A TML m ^«\?**« was one of the JI)cn w n i l worc Mr. Luer for the kidnap oxrff " Luer, aged Alton, 111., capitalist was snatched forcibly from his home June 10, 1933, and held prisoner in a dungeon under a farm shed for five days while Ihe kidnapers bargained wilh his family for payment of a $100,000 ransom. Laler the demands were reduced lo §75,000, but Luer was fin-! ally released without payment. Seven of the Luer kidnapers are in prison, three serving life terms. A ninth fugitive--Mrs. Vivian Chase--was found dead several months ago in a car parked behind a Kansas City hospital, presumably the victim of gangland bullets. Those serving life sentences for Construction and

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  1. The Sunday News and Tribune,
  2. 12 Apr 1936, Sun,
  3. Page 1

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