ROBBERS IN A CAPE.
QUESTS AT THE KNIFE'S POINT. (Per Press Association —Copyright.) NEW YORK, February 13. Seven men entered the Tripoli restaurant in the Italian quarter and held up the diners. A knife was held at each guest's throat while his pockets were cleared. The robbers took rings and scarfpins, and also emptied the cash registers. . The proceeds of the robbery amounted to £800. The police disturbed the desperadoes, who sougno to escape. A' guest seized one man, but was stabbed in the abdomen, and the wound is likely to prove, mortal. . The police have made three arrests.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8794, 14 February 1914
ROBBERS IN A CAPE. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8794, 14 February 1914
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