George-Ora Walda Attack_1919

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George-Ora Walda Attack_1919
BOWSER SUPERINTENDENT'S HOME AnACKED LAST NIGHT Ruffians Hurl . Stone Thrbvtj h Window of George Wald&v' Homo ; Escape in Auto, SECOND ATTACK OF WEEK , Kyery efirort Is , being mad today to apprehend the s!x rulTlans. responsible for the hurling of a large - ton through the front window of the home, of. OCorge Wttlda. 292g Welsscr Park avenue at ti30 o'clock last evening..' This: Is the second offense of It kind to be committed at the home Of Mr. Walda, who J superintendent of one - of the denartments.of the H. V; Bowser & Co., this week,, a rock having also been - thrown - through an - , other front window on Wednesday evening. One end of a piano was badly damaged by the missile hurled, last evening, but other than' this, and smashing the pane, no damage was done. Mr. Walda haa been threat ened because of his connection as A Bowser plant superintendent, and believes that he knowsiwho the men were, who committed the outrage, Mr. Walda was not at home at I he time of the attack and did hot learn of the rowdyism until he returned. about 10:10 o'clock. Hearing tHa. AA - t .1 lha hmVen nanlt . .Tol.r. Kellermeyer, a deputy sheriff, em - fl pioyeu - .ai. in d. - jr.. uuimr pittn. and who resides across the street from the Walda home, rushed out Into the streettTfflme to see the men making their escape In an' automobile. He tired one shot at the rapidly disappearing car and thinks that ne struck the ena or, tne macnins. ? 81k - Man In Party. Big men are said to have composed the party which mads the .attack. Four were In the automobile, which was stopped In front 'of .the Walda home, Jut as two others walked Into the yard.: Soon after the. stone waa hurled. I th two - men. In the yard, ran out and jumped Into' the machine, which was sent speeding down the street by. the driver. , Mrs. - Walda was in' the kitchen with her two children at: the time of the attack.. She notified the ponce department,. and an officer was sent to make an Investigation. - WILSON

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  1. The Fort Wayne Sentinel,
  2. 25 Oct 1919, Sat,
  3. Page 8

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