Clipped From The Burlington Hawk-Eye

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 - Housebreaker Doesn't Hear Family Return, Jumps...
Housebreaker Doesn't Hear Family Return, Jumps Out Window The home of Mrs. Henry Wirt, 520 Court street, was ransacked early last night by a man who is believed to have gained , entrance to the house with a skeleton key. The man almost walked into the room where Mrs. Wirt and Mr. and Mrs. Roy Kirby, who live with her, were sitting when they returned to the house at 7 o'clock after an hour's absence. The house is a large one and It. is thot that the intruder did not hear them return. He opened the door leading into the room in which they were sitting, saw the light and ran across another room, jumping out of the window. Mr. Kirby followed him and said that after the r intruder jumped out the window the man turned around and slammed the window after him. low after him. «ia.ineu •Police were summoned and a search of the house revealed that dresser UA me u»*wow »»• . . r . I and buffet' drawers had been ransacked by the housebreaker, but that nothing had been taken. •;

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  1. The Burlington Hawk-Eye,
  2. 27 Mar 1932, Sun,
  3. Page 3

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