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AIKEN WOMAN IS BLUDGEONED AND ROBBED Mrs-. Clco Gliolakis" Is"Scrionsly Injured and In an August a i Hospital. • Df.spife (he fact thai Aiia-n (,'ity |>olic(.' and coimty aiifJiori-j there lias out a drat^-nct no clue as to the ifnidentifiedpersons who slugged and robbed Mrs, Cleo Cholakis in her .liquor store on Hichland avcmie aroiind 1100:1 \Vednesday. [ Mrs. Cholakis. whose Ims.Handj'- Chris Cholakis, died about. 1KJ months aifu-i was,, dealt a heavy | bl n the head and toniirhl was; in the University Hospital at, i Augusta. An operation has been performed performed and her son and relat-1 ives are at her bedside. It \vasj said that her condition is serious. I Chief of Police J. M. Sprawl:-; said tonight he had no clues, but j that all j)fficer.s_ are working *h I the case. Mrs. Cholakis wa.s found behind the counter in her store by a. passerby, who*notified the" patrolman patrolman on the ''beat." AtcordinK- to Chief .-Sprawls _ w Mrs. Cholakis was struck <>n the head with a blunt instrument. On the counter were two ha^rs con-, taininir liiguor. On one of the parkages a considerable amount of blood was found. The cash register register had been rifled, officers said. There were no eye-witnesses to the assault, Chief Sprawls said. The store is located near the busy intersection of Laurens street and Richland avenge, in the heart of the city. Several 1 ' workmen workmen were in a park across the j| street eating their lunch, tint they off •iff for told officers they did not see anything anything unusual at the store about the time the crime was-fommit- ted. • Mrs. Cholakis was first taken to the Aiken hospital, where it the to the Aiken hospital, where it i „ ; ... . . , , ,, | Still was disclosed that she suffered , . ... ... liuent <>ca fractured skull. Hhe w :1 , moved to the hospital in Atiirusta i (to receive, treatment from :i spec- . ialist • thei e. upon Hie advice oi fxamininir nhysiciaii here. l.a.-f- (1,-flier. .\lrn. - Annie (I. \Veisl.ei -'. ajred :uerchant of 1 '.Ail.en. was slnn-j-i-d and killed in her -tore on Hayne nveii'ie. ,u-;i:- f]\ t - ,iiy jmlice Her a--ail ant -,\as never appi-ehi-mii-i! l'iii-,f S,ir:iv.l- and i.ieini 1 his di-jiariiiii-DI and lieiiic ;iJsi.ted Sheriif I'ri.-e l-'allaw. Shi-rill" Kallaw'li:,s a.-si:;i, ' e. The oil'icvrs' .-11 •••. w,...Kirn:- .1 s,-vci:i! clue-- in ihi- -li..:..- ,,f '•'!'••' d.-arin^ up this, the latest ,.f al :; j serif- of assault rtiid ro'hivery (cases here. .- .;: -1

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  1. Aiken Standard,
  2. 06 Dec 1946, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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