Sizure of liquoe - Johnny Jack 1929

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Sizure of liquoe - Johnny Jack 1929 - CISESETIY6 FOITK DEFENDANTS MISSING AS MUSEY...
CISESETIY6 FOITK DEFENDANTS MISSING AS MUSEY AND VIDOVICH SURRENDER. l toTh. . _ Houston. Tex., April 12.--Trla of nine defendants, Inrilctod by federal irrand jury on charges o conspiracy to smuggle liquor Into the United Stnto.1 In connection with the sflzuro of tho launches Lena and Impcrator at Scabrook nnd the seizure of tho Inuni-h Chfriii near Unlveston. 1ms been for May 6. There arc two Indictments, one for each seizure, nnd five of the defendants are named In both. defendants named In both Inrtlct- '"I'lils are Oeor B c Musoy, John I, "Johnny Jnck) Nounes, Marine Vldovlch. Asia Stein and Big Jim Besides tlicnc flvo men In the Lena nnd Impcrntor seizure, Tonv (Picayune) Badello and n. R (uune) Owens ore named. In the £5"'" J wlr - urc . George Etlo nnd Edgar Cnntrell nrn the ilxfendn In addition to the other five. seven men named In each bill Indicted Jointly. Four Mltmlnc. Of tno nine defendants, only flvo have been apprehended. Stein. Clark. ISIIo and Owens arc still at liberty. .*'"""? P°»ted 'two $10.000 bonds with the federal clerk In Gnlvc.i. Ion. nnd Nouncs nnd Vldovlch ench made $10.000 bond nt the federal dlnlrlct clerk's office In Houston. Cantrell wan arrested In Port Arthur yesterday and Badollo woo apprehended at Beaumont. Both were brought to Houston today to await trial. In (he Lena and Imnerator ease, the Indictment alleges that on or about May 2R. 1028, tho two boal« (Continued on Page 13, Column 1.)

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  1. The Galveston Daily News,
  2. 13 Apr 1929, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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