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LAST EDITION s' T ; LAST EDITION
HEARST DRIVER CONTRADICTS TESTIMONY,
HE GAVE TIME OF WITT DEATH CORONER'S
INQUIRY O'BRIEN TEARS INTO HIM 4
THE DAY BOOK
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VOL.3, NO. 164
Chicago, Friday, April 10, 1914
DERATION HOSPITAL I
B IN PITTSBURGH
Dorothy Arnold, Missing New York Heiress, May Have
Been Patient Police laim Women and Babies
Were Cremated Sensations Expected.
Pittsburgh, Pa., April 10. With
further arrests In prospect, startling
disclosures were .expected today in
the case-of Dr. C. C. Meredith and
his associates, who were,arrestedin,a
raid .on that physician's .private ma
ternity hospital at Belleyue 'long
known hereabouts asjthe "house-of
mystery.'' , ,
In the,bigisolated institution on a,
high bluff overlooking; the murky
Ohio, many-women met-a gruesome
fate, according to a confession, as
cribed to Dr. ". H Lutz; one of those
under -arrest, and fully credited by
District Attorney R. H-Jacksoiu
The victims probably numbered ay
score. There may have been more,
according to Dr. Lutz. And among
them, he said,, was Dorothy Arnold,
New "JTork heiress, who disappeared'
mysteriously in 1910.
Although tit was a legal holiday in
the state, both the district attorney
and Chief of Detectives E. E. Clark,
were early at work Upon the case.
And both were sanguine that the
disappearance of the perfume im
porter's daughter would be fully and
finally explained, together with, the
I dropping from sight of other women.
Accdrding :tb the alleged Lulzon-
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