Letter to Judge Leroy

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Letter to Judge Leroy - . . DAYTON, KY. Richard Manatleld and Joeeph...
. . DAYTON, KY. Richard Manatleld and Joeeph jYaalnr. Nw. port youth, who my alert ctutely eecaped from the Dayton City Jail early Wednemlay, wtre evidently in a jocular frame of mind when they wmta a letter to rVlloe Judge A, R. toy relative to their abrupt method of leaving that domic! e. The latter, which waa written on the etat lottery vl a Cincinnati hotel, waa received yeeierday by Judge Leroy. It waa ae followa: Dear MlrWa are writing you to let you know that we regret very much to hava left that dear old Daytnn Jail without bidding any of your cltiaena good -by. -by. if wa can render you any eervk-e eervk-e eervk-e In tha future don't heeltate to let ua know. Wa know all tha oltlaerw admire yau and you deaerve all the honor that they can beetow. That jail If a Joke. Wa wonder what the kind cltlarie aald when they found we had flown the coop. Tell tha cltiaena of Dayton for uathat they hava ne aenae of humor. We were Juat celebrating the birthday birthday of tho Kather of Our Oountry when ar-reeted, ar-reeted, ar-reeted, and wa think It outrageoua for the officiate officiate of th great city of Dayton to appre henit Ufa. becaMne It aecma we ware the only onea who appreciated tha great deedi he ae compllahed for the area teat nation the V. B. A. Of cnuree. wa had to have flaga to celebrate celebrate with mx we got one apiece. Wo regret becoming Intoxicated, and we are leaving for Portland. Ore. We pledge nuraelve to voti never to become Intoxicated again. Youre re- re- apectmiiy, atoaepn rraaiar end Kicnard Mana- Mana- field." Manafleld and Frailer were arraated Tuee- Tuee- day afternoon by Vat ml man Frank Wade on a charge or orunKcnneea ana flieoraeriy cmi-d-t. cmi-d-t. cmi-d-t. cmi-d-t. cmi-d-t. The polica any tMt tha youtha tore down eeveral Aaaa from houaee on Hecond avenue avenue while Intoxicated and atarted to parade about town. When their caa waa called In Folloa Court Wednnaday morning aa Irtventl-gatlon Irtventl-gatlon Irtventl-gatlon dtrvcloeed. that they eecaped. How It waa accompllahed la a myetery to city offlclale. aa both the cell and Jail doora ware locked and the bara were not cut.

Clipped from The Cincinnati Enquirer25 Feb 1916, FriPage 9

The Cincinnati Enquirer (Cincinnati, Ohio)25 Feb 1916, FriPage 9
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