1915 John Hirt of Hanover robbed

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1915 John Hirt of Hanover robbed - 22nd and them in saving more will trees hand...
22nd and them in saving more will trees hand Mr. the eaten had paper the candy rat. Sunday an un HELD UP AND ROBBED. About 8,30 o'clock on Monday John Hirt, of Hanover, was held up relieved of his pocketbook in an alley. Hirt, with James Hammers and an man, both of whom are employed it Bittinger stone quarrv, had been drinking. drinking. When in the alley, Hammers bed Hirt, while the Irishman took purse. They^ started to run and when Hirt followed'onw of them picked up club and threatened him. Hirt then notified Chief of Police Suneach. who with him to Bittingers Station in of the hold up men. On the return met Hammers, who was arrested and b-ing searched, waa found to have of the stolen money. He said the Irish man had left him and he did not where he had gone Hirt and Hammers are both Austrians, and were formerly friends.

Clipped from New Oxford Item01 Apr 1915, ThuPage 1

New Oxford Item (New Oxford, Pennsylvania)01 Apr 1915, ThuPage 1
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