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PILOTS TO NEW RECORD j Brother of Confessed Leader In McElroy-Kidnaping Is Captured, Have Admitted Said to His Part. KANSAS CITY, June 19.--(AP)_ Seeking toe speedy return, of another suspect in the recent kidnap- ing of Miss Mary MeElroy, two Kansas city detectives were enroute today to Roanoke, Va., where George McGee, 21, was being held for Missouri authorities. 3. c. Reppert, director of police, announced last night he had been informed that McGee, a brother of Walter McGcc, alleged leader of the gang which obtained $30,000 for the release of the daughter of H. F. McElroy, city manager of Kansas City, had admitted participation in the abduction and had expressed the desire to waive extradition. Walter McGee, arrested at Amarillo, Texas, and Clarence*. Click, taken into custody here, were indicated by a federal grand jury, and face kidnaping charges drawn under state statutes which provide a death penalty for the offense. The Kansas City detective, William Simpson and John Lothridge, also were instructed to question a man who gave his name as Howard Elmer, 22, Meriden, Kas. He was arrested at Lynchburg, Va., and was reported here to have been seen with McGee. Following a telephone conversation with Lynchburg police, Thomas Higgins chief of detectives, said he had been informed Wilson had led police to a cache containing two submachine guns five revolvers, two bullet proof vests and 7,000 rounds of ammunition. McGee was arrested Saturday night on charges of drunkeness and carrying concealed weapons. Roanoke police said they had identified him through a circular from the Kansas city police department. He voiced resentment of purported confessions of his brother, and Click, who he said "squeeled" on him* Shortly after his arrest, Walter McGee signed a statement which police said implicated his brother. Officers still are seeking another suspect in the McKlroy kidnaping. He is Clarence Stevens. ' Following the arrest of Walter McGee and Click, police recovered about half of the supposed ransom money. Miss MeElroy was kidnaped by two men and released about 30 hours later after having been chained to a wall in a house near Shawnee, Kas. the the did FLYER GAVE LIFE TO SAVE A PASSENGER KANSAS CITY, June 19--(AP) --Fellow pilots today credited Howard Cavanah, 22 year old Kansas City flier, with having sacrificed his own life to save that of a girl passenger when his airplane crashed yesterday at the Kansas City airport. The plane, carrying Miss Jewell for in URN , g. soo ,l,i,,ri j ·Menmolutum relieves Ihe pain. Promotes quicker healing HENTHOLATUM

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  1. Jefferson City Post-Tribune,
  2. 19 Jun 1933, Mon,
  3. Page 8

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