Harry Goetz shot at Encino Club San Berdo Sun 08-29-1934

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Harry Goetz shot at Encino Club San Berdo Sun 08-29-1934 - A prominent club manager was shot and...
A prominent club manager was shot and critically wounded and a San Bernardino woman and a Highland Highland man are being held in Riverside Riverside county jail as the aftermath of an altercation which occurred at Tahqtiitz Flats on the Banning-Idyllwild Banning-Idyllwild Banning-Idyllwild road late Monday night. Mrs. Leora Lyons, 35 years old, of San Bernardino and Frank Garner of Highland are being quizzed by Riverside authorities on the shooting shooting of Harry Goetz, manager of the FJncino club, prominent recreation center 15 miles south of Banning in the San Jacinto mountains. W. W. Nichols is being held as a material witness. Goetz suffered a wound in his body suffered while he and Garner are said to have been fighting over possession of a pistol. According to Constable Joe Touchain, Goetz at- at- tempted to prevent Garner and Mrs. Lyons from driving over a private road. Garner jumped from his machine and Goetz attacked him, he told officers. He fired the shot in self defense, Garner said. Nichols went to Goetz's aid but Garner fled. Early yesterday, Garner and the woman were arrested by officers. Garner's blood-stained blood-stained blood-stained coat is said to have been found hidden under a mattress in a cabin owned by Warner Baxter, screen star, of which Garner was caretaker. Goetz was rushed to a Banning hospital by his wife and later removed removed to a Los Angeles hospital. Mrs. Lyons is said to be a divorcee and has two children. 1 JAILED AS CLUBMAN SHOT

Clipped from The San Bernardino County Sun29 Aug 1934, WedPage 11

The San Bernardino County Sun (San Bernardino, California)29 Aug 1934, WedPage 11
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