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VIOLET BUEHLER FOUND
IN NEW YORK
, Violet Buehler, "heiress," and
at first declared to be a bashful
little girl, and extremely manshy,
has been found in New York
working as a domestic and she de
clares that love was the great fac
tor in her disappearance love
she felt for a penniless waiter,' and
love she fought against from a
Chicago police lieutenant, whose
suit was favored by her foster
mother, Mrs. Herman Buehler.
Letters found in the girl's room
after she was discovered by the
police of New York disclosed her
affection for Jack McKeown, a
waiter, who formerly worked at
a local hotel, and now employed
in New York. One letter read:
"Jack Don't give up, hun. I
Will write as .soon as
I'm so nervous. Bve-
X." (Kisses the police
"P. S. Stick to me, Jack, and
everything will be O. K."
The police have been unable to
find, Clewne, though they have
learned that he was often with
the girl after she reached New
In the forepart of the search
for the girl, Lieutenant Joseph
Thomas of the Hyde Park sta
tion, who had charge of the
search, said he had been friendly
with the girl, in an impersonal
way, and had given her a dia
-Speaking of McKeown, Violet
said : h
".Of course, I love Jack. He
used to bum around Chicago with'
.my gang, rie s a fine ienow.
When he came to New York I
just followed (him; that's all."
Which clinches our. opinion
that the "come-back" Violet is
nothing to enthuse about.
HE COMES AT LAST -
Householder (in pajamas) By
Jdve, a real burglar; I say, just
wait a minute, will you?
Burglar While you call a cop
per? I don't think!
Householder No. Only while
I call my wife. She's heard you
every night for 20 years, and it'll '
be a real pleasure to her to see
you at last.
Alleged to be involved in tthe
shooting of Patrolman Maurice
Nielson, in front of thePekin
theater on S. State street, Detec
tive Sergt. Bertram . Qeghorn
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