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" EASTER "GREETINGS" B ARE LEFT BY 0 LARS JtMMY" : MARKS. RANSACKED DESKS AND BROKEN LOCKS. WOMM IS ALSO ATTACKED Easter -RTeetinars" In tb form , of broken locks. -Jimmy" marks and ransacked bureau drawers, desks and cash registers were left by burg-lars; In several lndianapoUs horses ard business places durinar the week-end. Purs snatefaers and holdup men also wer active , . Oae of the boldest robberies re port - J?,?!1 l lh hom of W. K. Wood. 134 Montcalm street, where a Uyrt?- fer f'f Mf8 Ro Guy. 33 1 S-'tLlch,K,i trtf rueat at the. Wood home, as she lay asleep. Miss Guy told the police that the intruder her by the throat and dragged her from her bed. ATter a struggle. Miss Guy man-ag-ed to free herself and called to members of th Wood family for assistance. The burglar ran out th front door taking; with htm a purs contanling- 123 and a frold ring;, which V Guy had concealed under her Pillow, and a coat belonging- to Wood on. Th coat was dropped In the yard. I CI thin- rT. Burglars broke into Hyman Wag--man's clothing ator. 217 East Washington street, earl-r todar. hmV. th. caah register to pieces and took the contents, amount! na; to iSt. Before leaving:, th burglars exchanged tha CMthie af they worn for some taken from tb ANasrman stock. Kntranc to the store was gained byJlmmy-ing the lock on the front door. Th nam .burglars ar believed by th police- to Tiatr, tried to-break Into the- Rapn shoe store, 3t East Vih-laton street. 4 . . - r , Other- places entered and robbed r: Tom .SaUeaU'a textanraat and eonfectloaery. South Illinois rirtei:-memas I. McKtnney a barber shoo. Z97- West Ohio street, and tho honH of Grace. Jones. &. North Oal strotrf; Herman Powers. ; 43i Kant Michirah street; Thomas Thompson, 1215 Kelly street: Ulllan Brown, I lit. nois and Bfr.nih streets, and Willi aru Farg-o. T7 Concord street. . Werk at Pane gaatrkrra. Mrs, Celia Arg;oL 4S North Illinois strtret. reported to th polic that a; purs? anatcher accosted her and her daugrhter-in-law at North And Su perior streets.:. Saturdsy nig-ht. and stole he- parse, containing- I2J. She-, said th thief isl her by th throat lt. os , band and took tb purs r4ih other. Mrs.. Oeorg Hoback. ; 53 Est Kleventh street, wss robbod ' o a l-urse containing- 11 hr m thief ' who accosted her at Central avenue and Klecerth street. 1 Samuel Nick. ICS Blackford atrset, reported that three colored men tried tn hold him up at Black ford. and Mar-I ket streets Saturdsy night. II said 1 tnat arter on of th men had struck; him in the rant t rail,! fA. Ii.ln and tha highwaymen ran. Fred i Mreet. between Lee and Lambert streets, but were frightened away. Samuel K. Worley. 2023 North Dearborn street, reported that he ws robbed of f IS by a man who held him up at Maryland street and Stat avenue. lie said he met the man on a train when coming to Indianapolis from Dayton. I w

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  1. The Indianapolis News,
  2. 28 Mar 1921, Mon,
  3. Page 7

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