Moecker Hotel in Chicago?

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Moecker Hotel in Chicago? - Prince, West, and Crowley took rooms at...
Prince, West, and Crowley took rooms at the'Moecker hotel, and did not appear together on the street. They went about the town getting their bearings for the work they evidently planned to carry out Saturday night. The trio started from the hotel dur ing the evening, each going out separately. West was noticed by Detective George Koch and shadowed. After following him for some time, the detective approached West and told him he wanted to have a little taPt with him. instead of complying West drew a revolver. The detective was prepared for the move, and shot htm dead. Dead Man Carried Barglara' Tools. In his pockets West carried a lot of burr- la r's tools and a supply of nltro-glyceria which -the burglars intended using. He was soon Identified as one of three men who had registered at the Moecker hotel durinr the axternoon and tbe hunt for fata companions

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  1. The Inter Ocean,
  2. 29 Jan 1900, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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