John Bellish Stabbing 04 June 1935 Evening Standard
on S VICTORY T W i and a Case; Indictment Faulty. The commonwealth's case against Jones, Edenborn negro. Richard charged quickly folded up early today when with felonious cuttin^ ! 01 : it developed the stabbing victim's' | name was missing from the night indictment. Jones allegedly cut John Bellish --s^jr *UL junn uemsn the an altercation several months f defendant executive commit- i by a brother, Pete tee - ' Bellish. whose name instead ^ f John's, appeared on the information.! The commonwealth had just op-i sned its case and placed John on i the stand when Judj;e S. John row eyed the indictment. j L. Byrne, repre-' ;. enting Jones, arose from his chair i We We infcend fco presen( . thi* ^^ ,-,,^ ol Q ^ JUSfc as Soon M Judge we have an opportunity." After studying the bill. Morrow said: "You'd better take that opportunity opportunity now--and we'll sustain the motion." motion." It was a victory for Jones.