Days Gone By In Staunton
August 23, 2023
Thursday, March 8 , 1923 -- RAID IMMORAL HOUSES AT BENLD -- Deputy Sheriffs Fries, Bloomfield, Rasor and Crimer raided two immoral houses at Benld on Wednesday and as a result there are now in the county jail five women inmates of the houses. State's attorney L. M. Harlan has filed information against them in the county court, charging them with being inmates of an immoral house. The names given by the women being held under the charge are Irene Dorin, Helen Ross, Beatrice Cox. Ethelwyn Hayes and Helen McCloskey.
State's Attorney Harlan is making an effort to clean up the moral standards o...