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 - LOCK HAVEN. Pa., Nov. 5. The igrtor- in the...
LOCK HAVEN. Pa., Nov. 5. The igrtor- in the boldness ot thieves itt y and vicinity was reached last night when the county jail was robbed while Sheriff Tom Johnston hla family and the turnkey were in the building. The turnkey learned was going on and informed Johnston who saw one' of f"? took ater him tut to got his man. thelt-consisted of a half down of CHil1 but the thieves , about 530,000. the work the, greater part of the night had the turnkey not heard a noise in the cellar and made an investigation. The winter's supply of coal -had just been put in the jail cellar. The imeves v. no were awaro of mis got at abut 9:15 o'clock doing 'ork m front ot the. jail right himseff In theu7nituVad dragDet. business In Indianapolis and to torn tne court he now is worth ' UNIONTOWN BEST POLICED CITY IN " THIRD CLASS LIST away. But he soon returned each the empty bucket was handed ov-t trie If-eiee aii; rclillOC until mo under the glare of hie Incandescent electric lights and in full view of passersby. One ot the two thieves entered tbe front yard and lifted the cellar door under the front window of the female ward and going down the steps filled his bucket which he handed over the. iron fence to his .p.li:i'jt r. 1.1m: ..Lev vhr carried HARRTSBURG, Nov. 5. A total 1,072 policemen- guarded the'l,-' Ry persons residing In the 3S Service cities ot Pennsylvania this ABOARD to records of the ETTE. department of internal Snrrnut, made public today by Secre- delegation Internal Affairs James F. nee, The records likewise Briand, that as a result, of arrests of bv third-class city policemen in passage 1920, fines amounting to $331,054.99 were collected. Annually the bureau ot municipalities In tho Pennsylvania department of internal affairs makes a survey of arlous divisions m the city gov- 3herm put m his apparance, Stealing pennies from a blind man is not tD be compared with stealing from the county jail under a bright light with many persons passing and the sheriff at home. ; Adopts Sister, Aged 51, As His Legal Daughter INDIANAPOLIS. Inrl., May n. Max Katz acted 37 todav hecame le- J;he thcr oe his sister, Mrs. Ester Sarah Worcel 55 years old. through a rroceerling. in the probate cll,rl wr,1ch Judge Mahlon E, Bash sakl was tljo most unusual that has some tD hla attention, Katz and his-wile Rebecca adopted Worce as their daughter at the time adopting Chaim W or cel. year old son of Mrs. Worcel and Goldstein, daughter f anoth- er 3ister of Katr,. The parents ot Mya- are uraa. The husband ol Mrs. Worcel tired starvation recontfy in Russia. His widow accompanied by her son and the daughter of her dead sister, Mrn. Goldstein came to America and their wny to Indianapolis ns- by Katz. They were taken into .home oE Mr. and Mrs. Kau. Lat-a- ly Katz learned of their entrance in- pertaining to police matters are gathered. Uniontown Well Pnllretl According to figures announced by Secretary Woodward Uniontown must he the best policed of the third-class citv fftoup tor the records show that is a policeman In that city for rayment S70 rPMd-nt. WI'licuBarro i:r tor close second with ,i policeman for i.lons S 7 S persons while Erie is third , account 8S5 persons under the guardian-, 'slate of every policeman. The big- i "158,357.17 police force is maintained, at : next where there are 119 police- ,vt, Reading is the largest of the ; nncst cities also. Erie, the sec-: cf ond largest city, has the second larg- 6uhjecl. number Of pollccmfn. maintain- At a force of 115, At the time the transferred was maae, Corry bad three t0 the smallest number in the Die group of cities. furnish the city ot DuTJols, the popula- ' ments tirui per policeman is greater tnart in any o llw other cities, ttioro boipg a policeman there Cor every 3,45-i resl- JolniMtnivn Collections Good The per capita cost of maintaining the various police departments ranges i dip yja r Lroin DnDols to It m is vie. The second highest 18U cost per capita was til when where tho police appro- but prlation nmoiintod to ?2.D5 for every , repeat resident. -f showing. I.lio nmounts of The as a result of arre.sts.hy police- now the third-class cities, togeLhar sons with the uuuibor ot arreats made tor, in.

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  1. New Castle News,
  2. 05 Nov 1921, Sat,
  3. Page 11

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