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 - | Lock Patrons In Room; Rob Tavern I Colp....
| Lock Patrons In Room; Rob Tavern I Colp. 111., Oct. 19- 19- (AP)— Three men robbed about five customers in that Glass bar here of an undetermined undetermined amount of money, locked them in a room and f'ted last night. Mayor Frank Caliper of Colp happened by as the trio drove away. He said he gave chase but was outdistanced. He said it was a black (Chrysler) automobile with Indiana licenses. The mayor returned to the tavern tavern and released the holdup victims. victims. Th- Th- bar tender. John Kolas, said he slipped his wallet on the floor but did not say how much he saved by the maneuver. Earl Walker of Hernn. amusement amusement firm operator, told a reporter reporter he lost less than $100.

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  1. The Dixon Telegraph,
  2. 19 Oct 1949, Wed,
  3. Page 6

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