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was of Mrs. had the man obtain In the Accord- had was," six hole bo my was explained and the and^ a k e It t one prlson- ALSO HELD WITH H. GIDDY AND OTHERS IN LIQUOR CONSPIRACY CASE. T. lj. Bryan, one of five men now under bond In connection with the seizure Jan. 12 by coast guards of two liquor-laden boats, three loaded trucks and B.OOO quarts of whisky on west beach, w i l l be given a m i n i n g hearing Friday before I'nlti'd States .Commissioner R r a n Harris on charges of intimidating government witness. Charges were filed ugalnst him by A.. F. Scharff. special custom.-! agent. And arc said to Involve the making of a threat against a witness !n the case following following tho t a k i n g of a sUilcnient V'.-stigutori*. · The fliiTig of tho I n 11 m Ida! plaint against ISryMn u \ fo hrought i out t h n t two additional men, !±L Giddy, former merchnnt m a r ] officer, are now under bond o.. [charges of conspiracy as .a result the customs Investigation of the f.on.-ft guard seizure. Thuse -.\vo, together together w i t h Albert SamU-rfcr Clement Houbion, who verc said to navo been arrested by cjast (ruards- in-n an they iinnm ashore from the in-r, boats the n i g h t "'·! the nnd J o h n n y Gamblno, *n|d io owner of one of t h e J o l n ' l y charged w i t h l U UllclK'S, to and j violate Hie c.untoinx laws and | Hoiint p r o h i b i t i o n Sanderfer ulso are charged separately separately w i t h a violation of these milk ami n ' s were kcp: floor e d , she a d d i t i o n to being named !n conspiracy case. Other*, as yel unurresled. arc also said io li-» named in iln; Conspiracy o o m p l n l i i i . t i n t the!" been d i v u l g e d . Both T. U iimi fliildy waived e x a m i n i n ins; n f l e r beinrr arrested a n d i v e l°" * : ' 5l '° bond each, w h i l e t h 'are. ttlco out on the bonds the fede.r; 6.) ° C " 0 " liryan. n in understood, formerly opm-aU'd 11 blncksiaitli shop In Gal- vcsioti. The I n t i m i d a t i o n a K n i n m h i m was to have p r e l i m i n a r y h e a r i n foro Commissioner Harris, but t h I:HBC was deferred u n t i l this Details of the alleged I n t i m i s d Uy horge given | y be- 'c»rncd d e f i n i t e l y i

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  1. The Galveston Daily News,
  2. 11 Feb 1925, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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