Bobbed-Hair Bandit Summarized
government the LaFollette and sail P- to has progressive to is For a time they set the New police a dizzy pace. First the police insisted there wasn't any bobbed bandit- Mavor Hylan even so late as a few days ago. still insisted the bandit was a creation of the newspa- pers looking for good copy and an opportunity to discredit ihe police. Meantime the bandit and her "tall companion" who was always with continued to hold up small merchants and corner store groceries^ At some places, they were so successful, they paid return calls. But always their operations were on a small scale. last they tackled a big job. And proved their undoing-. They attempted attempted to hold up a cashier of a big concern. Things went wrong. It became necessary- at last to use one of the guns in the family arsenal. The cashier was shot in the leg. Unexpected resistance had found the -bandit too nerveless to shoot to kill. They say they never wanted to do anything anything like that.