Boston detectives arrest two stylishly-dressed women while in the act of the shoplifting game.
A gang of pickpockets go through an excursion train near Wabash, Ind.
Had Miss Baker looked under the bed before making her toilet she would have postponed it.
Of the many forms of bank robbery, the bank sneak had the safest, easiest and most lucrative method of all.
A pretty bride tells a Newark, N.J. court that hubby treated her just like a baby.
“He’s spanked me regularly since three weeks after our marriage,” Mrs. Louisa Roberta said recently in the Quarter Sessions court, Newark, N.J., while testifying against her husband, Thomas Roberts.”
“Yes just like he would a baby. I’m seventeen years old. We were married last July.”
“Tell us what he did on Oct. 24.”
“He threw me on the floor and gave me a spanking. I left him and am living with my mother.” Roberts was convicted of assault.
Reprinted from National Police Gazette, December 16, 1893.