Emile Laloge tire stolen

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Emile Laloge tire stolen - OCTOBER 3, 1923 C: Tourists Strip Abandoned...
OCTOBER 3, 1923 C: Tourists Strip Abandoned Fore Clmse County Fjii-iiiet-; Jjrtives Ciu 13 Jlinutt*—Tire anil Seat, . Cushion Taken Cottónwood Palls, Kan., Oct. —While-, motoring! .on the New Santa Fe Trail a few miles east 01! this city to his home lust evening,- evening,- Emile-Laloge, a'.farmer, was crowded, into the"side':o.f'; a' concrete concrete culvert by: r a passing motorist motorist whoidi'd not see fit to give him his -share oí the. road, with: tlie result result that-one wheel was .broken. As there was a farm house a few rods ahead, Laloge left.' his car in the road and walked to the house to telephone to town for a garage car to haul him in. He was gone not to exceed 15 minutes .but.upon his return found that -.; motor thieves had stolen one of his tires and also a seat cushion. By this time' it. was beginning to grow dusk so..Laloge decided to stay by his car until aid should arrive-and'see that no 'further thefts we're 'committed. _ He had been there but a few minutes when another tourist car passed but slowed down when a few ,'ards beyond him and_lheu slowly jacked to his car.- .The man in this car had failed to see Laloge who was lying in file back seat of lis car, and began at once in a juslness like manner to appro- mate another. tire. -At this moment moment Laloge raised up in his seat. The stranger saw him and in three umps was in his own car and had stepped on - the gas .and was off, ilmost before Laloge could even "iail him. Cut Gasoline club, tion — P- m. en's o'clock. Newman f met of tor Oc;ober .he Bivin, tho present Misses Maud Bowers, Mrs. jet. Matson • attended en's

Clipped from The Emporia Gazette03 Oct 1923, WedPage 7

The Emporia Gazette (Emporia, Kansas)03 Oct 1923, WedPage 7
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  • Emile Laloge tire stolen

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