Edna gets a burglar. Decatur Review 1 Feb 1922

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Edna gets a burglar.
Decatur Review 1 Feb 1922 - Here Must h a \ e at y those who .spenl b u i l...
Here Must h a \ e at y those who .spenl b u i l d leading l y asked W. 51. of tlie Supply a t w e aro in the la to come \\n- l a n n e d to s t i . i - . -. '. Heeds Dream and Saves Her Money Miss Edna Coyle Burglar. Foils Filed Saved by a dream. I'age Sir Oliver Lodge. Call in Alia Axiom. JIiss Edna Coyle, editor of Staley Journal, went to bed day night leav'ng her purse w i t considerable sum ot money in it on a table in the l i v i n g room ot home 433 North Calhoun street. Having, as all good editors do, a clear conscience she q u i c k l y asleep but d u r i n g the night a rtr am that some one had broken into the house and had stolen that p u r t e w i t h the mon?y in it. was the dream t h a t she awoke, into the other room, removed the m o n c v from the purse, all except two dollars in change, and hid It. This was about 3 o'clock. BURGLAR ARRIVES. She went back to bed and w i t f i f t e e n minutes she was awakened by a noise and saw that some one had entered the adjacent room because she saw the f l a s h light he carried. d i v i n g a scream she j u m h»r ned and rushed toward the room in w h i c h she could ste man moving through the portieres. She saw him reach for the purse, his flash l i f , h t w o n t out and w i t h the pnr-e. the two dollars t h e o t h e r articles u s u a l l the rirsu ·{ the modern girl. HID MONEY: NEARBY-. JIiss Covle had h i d d e n the l Mini oC money not two feet from 1 u h e r e the b u r g l a r stood '· stareu a b o u t th" room by the I his f l a s h l i g h t . Hiss Coyle nas a l r e a d y s a iMiil.cd t h f s u m w h i c h t f a i l e d to p«.t a n d has adopted deposit and c h e c k i n g system t h a t "he w i l l not K'n e large of. money a b o u t n g a i n . of in m to p a t w it u w d h it c

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  1. The Decatur Daily Review,
  2. 01 Feb 1922, Wed,
  3. Page 16

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