J.B. Smith bank theft
Time the home the singles three error gave ev hal E I liar- and Dav made at de- 4 YEARS FOR B. SMITH Claxton Bank Cashier Is Convicted of Forgery. Savannah Ga May 14 Special Falling to agree with the Jury which s sympathized with former Cashier James B Smith of the Merchants and Farmers bank of Claxton and recommended that he be punished as for a misdemeanor. Judge Charlton In the superior court today sentenced bmlth to four 'ears In the penitentiary Smith was charged with forging and passing an altered certificate of stock of the Merchants' and Farmers' bank of Claxton He borrowed f2 000 from the Commercial Bank 0' Savannah on the altered certificate the amounts being changed from five to twentj- fl\e shares There were several other similar charges against Smith Whether or not the wilt be pressed. Is to be de termined Smith is 22 ears old His bride was in court as was" hla mother Smith collapsed when Judge Carlton passed sentence 2 'it. SE'V- i I 3 14. C bler Mer hants' $2,000 Iflcate. twent oth r 2 I I th C th e 5 r an e a t / Ga.- they de- Years ¬ ! - - . . ¬ . ( ) > . ' ' , \ \ \ > . ¬ > " ) ' - ! ' . ' ; ' ' - - . . - } ' . - \ ' . . , ' . - . - - . . ' . ' . , . - . , ' . : ! ) ' ) ' . , . < ! ' . . $ , ' . ' ! ' ) " . . " . ' . : . , & , \ . . ( . . , . : , ' : . , - . - . $ - '