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citizenship to the . county at to Dantin again democratic again and for, state the sam- FOUND ON SHIPBOAHD AND IN RESTAURANT. , but un- of It their Am«r- a a dom- 2.) ioma inspectors the ' steamship Two Chinamen were ordered held for trial on bonds of $10,000 each and a large quantity of opium' was seized yesterday as the result of arrest of three men and seizure of thirty-five'tins of opium Sunday night /Led by A. G. Scharff, special of- the treasury department,-and'"With Frank W. Qulnn, superintendent m customs, federal custom " "" I '"" yesterday, boarded the _ Bessemer City, searched the vessel and found about fifty tins of valued at more than J25.00Q rent retail prices. Sunday night tins were taken from the Chinese Chinese steward of the Bessemer City, and raiding- of a.'Chinese restaurant on Market' 'street west of Twenty- fifth street netted an additional tins. .. .. · The total seizure*. of eighty-five tins of opium, each weighing a or slightly more than an ounce. valued at more than $35,000, making It the largest haul since 1910 in history of the gulf coast, it WES claimed. Chinese Held. The two Chinamen. Chang- Yue' t Sing, steward of the Bessemer City, and Lock Quan, said to .be a restaurant 'proprietor, each was ordered held In default of 10.000 bond by United States Commissioner Brantly Harris, who conducted an examining trial at the fedi ing y ' opium at cur- what he talking about." Quan repeated repeated after Sing Implicated him the matter. The ca.se, which Is one of the Important handled by the local toms authorities In several years, began Suna*r night when William Llefcrt, customs guard, acting un- der instructions from his chief, searched the Chinese steward as left the shjp at Pier ! Mr. Qulr.i; (Continued on Page 7, Column

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  1. The Galveston Daily News,
  2. 10 May 1927, Tue,
  3. Page 1

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