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THC IfAEE BELgyE The Way » Detective Corralled » Gang of Incendiaries. The method employed by the detec- ves .to smoke out tho mystery of -tl«< timing of the property of J. J. Sutlon 1 Columbus, Wis., on the uUAt of March 'th, is interesting. The houses irn, seven blooded horses, four cowsi and the family carriage, were destroyed, destroyed, involving a loss of over $7,000. Tho efforts O f the detectives detectives were foiled for some tliae Finally Messrs. McDonald i Barn- of Milwaukee, came to th3 conclusion" that the Incendiarism was the result of ill- feeling growing out of certain business tiansactious, and their suspicions fixed upon Julius Fox. proprietor of the Fox House at Columbus, M*x Claudlt at that time the barkeeper of tne house, and Herman Greul, tho hostler. Mr. Barry spent a month woi king up the case, disguised as a tramp, and applied for and obtained a jub on the United States construction works on tho upper Mississippi. He worked off and couple of weeks. Hi- became "solid" Wltn Greul bis fellow-workmnn. confessed to him the perfwtrctiou O f in imaginary crime, and hi return obtained obtained his admission of the port he took In the burning of the Button propertv Together, they were taken, opposite W inona, hand-cuffed and brought to Portage Portage City. On the testimony thus obtained obtained from Greul, Fox was "arrested In ColumbufcFrldny morning, while Claudit was nabbed at the SU Charles HoU-1, In this city yesterday forenoon. All three were taken before Justice Bunker of Portage City, and held to $j ouo ball each. Foj guve bull and the others are n jail. rALLEK BY THE WAYSIDE. At a meeting of citizens of ihe Ninth and Tenth wards, held last nlghtal Elm- merman's park, Mr. Gottlieb Eomander

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  1. The Daily Milwaukee News,
  2. 01 Sep 1878, Sun,
  3. Page 4

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