Edward Haggerty Attach 15dec1920

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Edward Haggerty Attach 15dec1920 - i4 at Haggerty 's Skull Fractured By Stone...
i4 at Haggerty 's Skull Fractured By Stone Palesky Threw West Scranton ManT TJncohsciou? For Thirty Hours, Said To Be In Critical Condition. His skull fractured, Edward Haggerty Haggerty lies unconscious at his home, 118 Grant tyvenue, West Scranton, and Anthony Palesky, of 1811 Price street, is occupying a cell at police headquarters, headquarters, charged with having hit him In the head with a atone following an argument in a hotel at FilmoreV avenue avenue and Jackson street early Monday night. . . . ' Haggerty has been unconscious for thirty hours, and Dr. Morgan J. Williams, Williams, who is attending . him, . .last night described his condition asv - crit - Ic..r. Little hop is 'held out for the man's recovery, and Palesky. will be held pending the outcome of his injuries. injuries. A : "charge of aggravated assault assault and battery, has been lodged against him. - . Investigation of strange . circumstances circumstances surrounding the man's injuries Is being made by the police, In view of the fact that Haggerty was able to walk to and from the West Side hospital hospital following the; argument Monday night. He Is believed to. have gone from , the hospital to his home, and retired. He lapsed into unconsciousness, unconsciousness, and has remained in that condition condition since. Caplaln of Detectives S. P. Bavltti, Detective John Cartusclello and Pa; trolman Harry Seymour yesterday afternoon afternoon arrested Palesky at his home, after Dr. Williams, Jiad notified the authorities of Haggerty's condition. Taken to headquarters, Palesky confessed confessed hi? guilt, telling of the .evnlsl in hurling The latter, he said, rwas in the hotel hotel conducted by Charles KavalnsUle, at Fllmore. avenue and Jackson street, when he entered. Standing at the bar next to Haggerty, Palesky was pushed several times, according to his own story, Haggerty, he said, continued to abuse him, and finally. In snger, he rushed out of the hotel and picked up a stone Waiting until Haggerty came out the barroom, Palesky threw the stone at him,' - and, as the latter dropped to the ground,' the man who Is now a prisoner turned and ran. He was found at his home yesterday afternoon by the police. - Accompanied by a friend, Haggerty was able to go to the hospital, where he was treated by Dr. J. Norman White.: The latter asserted yesterday that the man suffered from notliing more than a scalp wottnd, and that, after the lncaratlon ha leen treated, he wn5 able to walk from the building. building. He then went home, went to bed, and failed to regain consciousness. Dr. Williams - was - called yesterday morning, morning, and reported the case to the police. police. . MSTUBBAYOSS REPORTED. - PARIS, Dee. 14. It Is rumored that, disturbances have occurred in both Prague and Belgrade, the capitals capitals of Cxecho - Slovakia and Jugoslavia, Jugoslavia, following attempts to establish establish communist governments in those countries. .. . leading up ' to - his - action the rock at Haggerty. Two To They Special ' 1 he of the' ated in last have

Clipped from The Scranton Republican15 Dec 1920, WedPage 1

The Scranton Republican (Scranton, Pennsylvania)15 Dec 1920, WedPage 1
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