NYT, 4/4/1922 Page 17
OUST COOPER UNION PUPIL Freshman Expelled for False Tale That Sophomores Kidnapped Him. Gustav Kosmenky. the Cooper Union freshman who told detectives in Staple-ton. Staple-ton. Staple-ton. S. L. last week that he had been kidnapped and chloroformed by sophomores sophomores from Cooper Union, has been ex pelled rrom that Institution, arter an investigation of his story. This an nouncement, signed by Director C. K. Richards, waa posted last night on the main bulletin boj-d boj-d boj-d at cooper union: " After making x-ertain x-ertain x-ertain investigations In regard to statements made by Gus tav ivosmenky concerning events .that transpired between the evening of March 24 and March 29. I find that the story of his kidnapping was a fabrication. fabrication. He has confessed and has been expelled from the school." Sophomore officers- officers- who were under suspension during the Investigation nave been reinstated.