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LOST 8-R00M HOUSE.
Minneapolis, Aug. 15. Twin
City detectives are keeping their
eyes open for anyone wandering
around with an 8-room house un
der his arm.
The house was stolen from a
lot owned by Frank N. Edmonds,
a real estate operator, and just at
present the police department is
utterly lacking in clues.
Edmonds found out about the
'theft-when he received a notice
from the Board of Health to get
the lot on which the house once
stood cleaned up.
Edmonds replied heatedly to
the Board of Health that the
house occupied almost all of the
lot, which consequently would
not need cleaning up.
The Board of Health replied
heatedly to Edmonds that he was
nutty and that he ought to have a
doctor examine his head.
Edmonds went out to 4th ave
nue and North street, where once
his 8-room house had been. It
was gone, lock, stock and barrel.
There wasn't even a cellar left.
The police have notified all the
pawnbrokers to let them know if
anyone tries to hock an 8-room
house. Edmonds is trying to
think of some way to nail the lQt
SANCIER FINED $25.
'Arthur J. Sancier, professional
strikebreaker and late employe of
the Journal, was fined $25 and
costs on a disorderly conduct
charge by Judge Going today.
Sancier was one of a gang of
suitcase thieves recently rounded
up by the police. His companions
T went to ihV Bridewell .f6r six
months on larceny -charges. San
cier could not be convicted on this
charge because the only witness
against him is in British -Columbia.
Sancier was brought' to Chi
cago by the Journal' to break the
strike of the Newsboys' Union.
He quit working for the Journal
when that paper seized the oppor
tunity during the Republican Na
tional convention to cut off the
strikebreaking bonus of $1.50 a
Sancier did not leave town. He
and his companions figured that
there would be a street car strike
and easy pickings for strikebreak
ers. So they hung around, sup
porting themselves in the mean
time by stealing suitcases.1
THE KID EARNED IT.
Father Who gave you thai:
Sonny Nobody, pop. I fought
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