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 - NO COOK,PEAftY DISCOVERY Goods Are In Evidence...
NO COOK,PEAftY DISCOVERY Goods Are In Evidence io Speak f(|r ThemselveV-Skiff Tied With ChAln 300 Yards From Sewer Entrance, Another discovery has been made In Alton »hd tills is &p,Dr. Cook Commander Peary sort of discovery either Holieilson and his men' yesterday afternoon In Bdpa, street whpre he is engaged hi 'flolttg- spine public W( ,rk In digging; away the dirt the candy kitchen, formerly inducted by <1eorge MoCollom the .<,,,an" hole of''lhe_ surface sewer was caved ln,~'coii«ld'erably, and the thirty-six mcji^wwey plfre ,whlch part of the <»ater, city to Rapt, ' entirely. 'itJace.'was uncover- point workmen P . found a ten.Wpt» lorig Skiff or John- boat and* If chain to tnlnod empty of tied with a heavy pipe. It con- Jew lunch boxes', The skiff" was , taken o"(; of lU^Hewer and Is now Ih Louis Miller's roar yard In Bozza stroflt TO. 1 ^hq|n , it belongs and how \i got tht'fiJ ftl-ja matters for 1 conjecture. conjecture. ,Th,e boa,t was evidently taken into thp ifewe> at'- the Jl}inols avenue end a|id was' pushed or pulled pulled from that' fpolut' under the railroad railroad tracks -Juid' street railway tracks, under- tlja. MUton roud and under the lout)" between that r'oatt nnd Bozza strofct to the point where' It was found' and ' this is said to be a distance bf "50 or 300 yards. It isi supposed boys stole the boat • and hid it in the sewer and If if kno<wn it was not thbrie'last spring as Otto lAhmreln had ths^'sewer thoroughly flushed from one end ; to the other at that time, ,• That was juat before the -high walur- invaded Place and U. rogijt.'fcMrs erized" ait -W\fc since that 'time. Bast End

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 19 Nov 1909, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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