Clipped From The Chillicothe Constitution-Tribune
Question Girls About Kidnapers Friends of Walter McGee Taken to Police Headquarters Where They Are Asked About His Brother. KANSAS CITY, June 5—(UP)— From two girl friends of the asserted leader of a kidnaping band that extorted $30,000 from City Manager H. F. McElroy for the release of his daughter.'Mary McElroy, authorities today sought to ascertain the whereabouts of two alleged accomplices who had evaded capture. The girls, Juanita Curtis 18, and Eva F. Maul, 18, were questioned by both federal and state authorities. Miss Curtis was named as a woman whom Walter McGee stayed with prior to the kidnaping. She was named in McGee's confession. Authorities worked on the theory that either she or Miss Maul knew the whereabouts of McGee's brother who fled with Clarence Stevens after they were indicted on the kidnaping 1 charge with six others. taken force not -act $220,000,000 projected in for be burden S. The the with attendance.