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 - while PATHETIC Story Told By a Poor Wom.'sii....
while PATHETIC Story Told By a Poor Wom.'sii. Mbe «oe» Wanking to Repay Money Taken by Her Bv come but this morning he had a ^ ^ result of w i t h - , V * ^ of had habeas 1 j i i , I j , . i i r , i j , j i i I am 59 pocketbook for he had purchased a mouth organ,' A sad case of poverty in connection with which there is a pathetic story of a woman's hard-hips was discovered in this city last Saturday night. Mrs. Mclaughlin is a poor widow woman who resides in tbe Red on liroadwav. Some days ago Mrs. Philip Shoe, a neighbor, lost a pocketbook containing $1 82. llrs. hn heard of the loss and suspected that her little boy had iound the certain that she had ! :\ for any such luxury, She questioned him about it. At first he stoutly denied that he anything about the money but confessed that he had found tbe that he had i pocketbook He said up and are ^ cents fo _ I bue applied to the mayor but sured her that Mrs. McLaughlin was the who was for be hoped reward. Groner Man and had then thrown tbe pocketbook , , , - ,, . . Sworn to and and the remainder of the money the sewer. Mrs. Shoe heard of the boy's confession and wanted her money. Mrs. McLaughlin said that the boy was great help to her and pleaded might not be prosecuted, agreeing that she would repay the sum her hard earned money which she received for washing. She sent 50 cents to Mrs. Shoe promised to send the remainder in short time but last Saturday night Mrs: Shoe became impatient and demanded the remainder of the he as- honest and would pay the money the case was dropped. ·

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  1. The Salem Daily News,
  2. 12 Feb 1894, Mon,
  3. Page 2

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