Sunday, September 14, 2008

Schwab with Burglars' Tools

New York, 1895

Newtown News Notes.

Karl Schwab has been held for the grand jury on a charge of having burglars' tools in his possession.

Justice Monteverde held John and William Beckman for the grand jury for carting garbage into the town.

The woman's Christian temperance union of Maspeth is about to erect a trough and drinking fountain at Flushing avenue and Grand street.

Judge Garretson has reversed the decision whereby five of the proprietors of places of amusement at Bowery Bay beach were adjudged guilty of violating Sunday laws. The arrests were made without warrants.

—The Long Island Farmer, Jamaica, NY, July 5, 1895, p. 1.

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