Lohse - Harry - defense

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NEW A of to LOCATES JRDERCASE applied he affections the of bo this of Members of Family Have Assistance of ttye Accused and Will Finance Defense. Harry Lohso, who is charged with .ho murder of Albert and Stella Wein- neke, at Prairlotown will go to trial next Wednesday in the Circuit Court unless his attorneys seek a continuance of the case. There has been a change In lawyers. Two other firms iavn had tho case but both of them threw It up and Judge Bernreut.er at last named tho flrm of Hllos, Newell and Brown to defend the accused. It IE said that a brother of Lohse, Gns, and hla mother have both camo to his rescue financially and that they will assist .in paying the lawyers who are to take the case. Louse is not as well off as it was supposed ho was and tho al dof his family is necessary. It is said that on.o flrm which waa la tho case was unable to induce Lohso to pay anything but a trifling sum to defend him. There was a story that the defense would be that Lohse was Insane, but this could bo confirmed from Jesso R. Brown, of Alton, a member of the firm of attorneys who will defepd Lohse. Mr. Brown would not bo certain that a continunaco would bo asked. He said that all three numbers of thp. firm would appear at Iho trial. Fries the i j the mer tee tho at ed the ed the tor, is the he as the

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 18 Jan 1922, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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