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 - at FORKEDJT OVER. Mrs, Newton Scott is Called...
at FORKEDJT OVER. Mrs, Newton Scott is Called Upon by Officers. Asked to Conga Up $28 Stolen Money. SHE AT FIRST DEMTJES, Bnt Later Produces it From Under Under the Carpet. Lt Was Taken From Mrs. Eattie Winn, Two minions of the law called upon Mrs. Newt,Scott yesterday at the road house on College hill, [heir mission was not a very pleasant pleasant one, bnt , they went about it without hesitation. ; 'Mrs. Scott," said one, "we want that $28 that was taken Monday from the organ of Mrs. Mattie Winn, at 1S2S North treet." 1 'I know nothing at all about t," said Mrs. Scott. "Then come with us," replied the fficers, and they prepared to escort he woman to their carriage. Mrs. scott asked for a moment to prepare herself and repaired to an adjoining oom. The officers heard the noise f carpet tacks popping, and a moment moment later Mrs. Scott reappeared with the $28 in her hand. It was ccepted and she was permitted to emain. Mrs. Wmn, who had lost the money, is a well known widow lady. The money had been hidden by er under the pedal of her organ and nd only two other persons besides tfrs, Scott, who had access to the o the house, knew of its where- boufe. Its absence was not discov- red until Mrs. Winn returned from visit at Eoyal Center. It is understood that Mrs. Scott laims another woman handed her [ ae monev and that she had no nowledge of its being stolen. the ;o oft Is honest s

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  1. Logansport Reporter,
  2. 25 Sep 1895, Wed,
  3. Page 8

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