Buschmeyer burglary C-J 2/11/1896
THIEVES YITH DETERMINATION. They Have Made Three At l tempts To Rob the Rest- ' denco of Mr. Henry V 7 Buschmeyer.' - Within the past three weeks sistent efforts have been mad to rob the residence of Mr. Henry Buschmeyer, on Green street, between Campbell, and Shelby.: Twice the thieves have been scared away, but last night still another attempt was mads. Mrs. Buschmeyer and the servant girl were the only occupants of the house at the time. About o'clock she heard a noise in the yard In the rear of the bouse She listened, and when the noise w as-repeated she gave the servant girl a revolver and sent out the front door to get aasistanosw While the servant was gone the - sots. S still continued, and. throwing open the window, Mrs. Busch meyer askea - wno waa in - tne yard. There was no verbal response, but a colored man Jumped from., the ground and ran toward the rence. just at this moment the servant entered the room. and Mrs. Buschmeyer fired at the rapid ly retreating form. , The shot failed to1 riaaS1 VUTCI, mm UMM. BUIn. HJW m Beating the fence. The shots were heard by Private policeman stooiey and nergt. Schaefer and utnoer uerapi. nut tnougn a thorough search of the premises was made the invader could not be found. .