Days Gone By In Staunton
September 27, 2023
Thursday, April 5 , 1923 -- THIEVES AND HOLD-UP MEN ACTIVE -- Thieves and hold-up men have been uncomfortably active in this vicinity during the past week, two visits having been paid to the property of the Stolze Lumber Co. in our city and on Monday morning M. Katz of Benld was held up and robbed of about $1100 in cash and merchandise by a party of three men.
The first robbery at the Stolze Lumber Co. occurred during the night from Friday to Saturday, at which time the glass in the front door at the office was broken out and an entrance effected. A quantity of change, was taken from the c...