Pergola_Samuel_Robbery_1930

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Pergola_Samuel_Robbery_1930 - INSURANCE MAN HELD UP, ROBBED It took Sam...
INSURANCE MAN HELD UP, ROBBED It took Sam Pergola all day yesterday yesterday to collect $165. Two Negroes collected it from Pergola in a few minutes last night. And while Sam had issued receipts when he collected it, the Negroes gave him a black eye in return for the cash. Pergola, who is 29, and lives at 302 S. Third st., is a collector for the Metropolitan Insurance company. He was on nis way home last night about 7 o'clock. At Front and Grape streets, near Wertz's warehouse, two Negroes attacked him, he told police. One blackened his eye. The other took his collections for the dav. Perimia also told Detectives Kemp and Deem mac nis gold watch was taken. -

Clipped from Reading Times09 Dec 1930, TuePage 11

Reading Times (Reading, Pennsylvania)09 Dec 1930, TuePage 11
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