Man sleeps through robbery because he sent his dog home, 1944

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Man sleeps through robbery because he sent his dog home, 1944 - a a A Costly Sleep. L. L,. Milton, 66, of 1441...
a a A Costly Sleep. L. L,. Milton, 66, of 1441 Ninth st., concluded Thursday that he made a mistake Wednesday night when he sent his Siberian Shep herd watchdog. Thunder, home in a taxicab. Despite the fact that Milton remained in his fruit market, 77 University ave., overnight the store was robbed. Milton slept on U U Milton. He Slept Thief Didn't. a cot in front of the counter while the thief entered the place by breaking glass in the front door. The thief obtained $10 in quarters and $250 in checks from a hiding place behind a box of macaroni on a counter shelf. But, Milton said, the thief overlooked money in the cash register. Milton sent his dog home at the time his" wife left because the dog had "begged to go home." in of

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  1. The Des Moines Register,
  2. 05 May 1944, Fri,
  3. Page 9

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