Logansport Pharos-Tribune 20 Feb 1894
Fraud on Coluniljn* merchants, COLUMBUS, Feb. 20.—A strange young man came to this city and represented himself to be the agent o£ F. Ankenbauer & Sons, o£ Cincinnati, fruit and vegetable dealers. He sold his goods to a number o£ merchants here and remained in the city until thev arrived. He then collected the amounts "due. He left the city, leaving un- paid the freight bills on the goods. The merchants who purchased the goods have received statements from the Cincinnati house asking them to remit at one for the same. -- - : -> -j_ .--...-.