CLEVER SWINDLER WORKS MERCHANTS - SECURES VALUABLE RING - CLAIMED TO HAVE LARGE SUM ON DEPOSITS. -

Torn Checks Are Found in Grate of His Room at Boardinghouse - Leaves teh City With His Wife Very Unexpectedly. Nashville merchants are the losers to the extent of about $1,500 through the clever work of a man bearing the name of C. L. Lambert, who has been in the city at a Fifth avenue boardinghouse for the past three weeks... Lambert claimed to have a considerable sum of money, about $40,000... he induced [merchants] to indorse or cash checks... ...he had deposited several checks...

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CLEVER SWINDLER WORKS MERCHANTS - SECURES VALUABLE RING - CLAIMED TO HAVE LARGE SUM ON DEPOSITS. - -

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  1. The Tennessean,
  2. 29 Mar 1908, Sun,
  3. Page 1

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  • CLEVER SWINDLER WORKS MERCHANTS - SECURES VALUABLE RING - CLAIMED TO HAVE LARGE SUM ON DEPOSITS. - — Torn Checks Are Found in Grate of His Room at Boardinghouse - Leaves teh City With His Wife Very Unexpectedly. Nashville merchants are the losers to the extent of about $1,500 through the clever work of a man bearing the name of C. L. Lambert, who has been in the city at a Fifth avenue boardinghouse for the past three weeks... Lambert claimed to have a considerable sum of money, about $40,000... he induced [merchants] to indorse or cash checks... ...he had deposited several checks...

    luisdupont – 11 Jun 2016