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to the the developed some of John Maxim in government, another factors: are to organization. Congress Advisory Committee machinery quick Winant refusal another Gattuso Given * 10 Years In Penitentiary Shipyard Crane Operator Convicted On Assault Charge A crippled crane operator In a Sparrows Point shipyard was sentenced sentenced to serve ten years in the Maryland Penitentiary Friday afternoon afternoon in Circuit Court here after after he had been found guilty of assault. Tried before Chief Judge Edward Edward S. Delaplaine and Associate Judge Patrick M. Schnauffer on charges of assault with intent to rape and assault, Andrew J. Gattuso, Gattuso, J r . of Dorsey, was acquitted of the first charts contained in the Howard County grand jury indictment indictment because the court held there was reasonable doubt. Picked Up Woman Gattuso maintained on the witness stand that he had picked up Mrs. Grace G. Engles, Baltimore Baltimore waitress and wife of a soldier, soldier, at Baltimore and Eutaw streets in Baltimore last January 17 and that he had not assaulted her. The prosecuting witness testi^ fied that she was slugged into unconsciousness and taken to a secluded spot near Elkridge. Her clothing was displayed by rival counsel. Defense Attorney Jerome A. Loughran first exhibited exhibited the clothing, revealing slight tears and rents. State's Attorney C. Ferdinand Sybert. however, revealed numerous holes and slashes in the same clothing. Gattuso and his father, Andrew J. Gattuso, Sr., were the lone witnesses for the defense. In addition addition to Mrs. Engles, the State presented Baltimore " Police Sergt. James Boyle, Patrolmen Armand Arnold and Anthony Doyle; Dr. E. W. Johnson, State Trooper Sam Conard, and' Mr. and Mrs. C: B: Smith, who gave Mrs. Engles refuge refuge after the alleged attack. [ Gattuso accepted the sentence, stoically but his young wife · collapsed collapsed in court. It was" revealed by; defense attorneys that' the defendant defendant is the, father of a three and a half months-old child. It was also brought out by the State that Gattuso had previously been convicted in Baltimore of a similar assault.

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  1. The News,
  2. 27 May 1944, Sat,
  3. Page 8

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