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St. Louis Globe Democrat
St. Louis Globe Democrat
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Description: Arrested for Embezzlement. CARLSON

Date: August 24 1878

Newspaper published in: St. Louis, MO

Galesburg, Ill., August 23.

John CARLSON, business manager of a wholesale grocery house under the control of the Oriental Tea Company of Chicago, was arrested and taken to jail, charged with the embezzlement of $1,400. The proprietors have suspected CARLSON for some time, but delayed arrest in order to obtain proof positive. CARLSON has always sustained a good reputation, and his present action has caused considerable surprise among merchants and business men with whom he associated.

Submitted: 10/20/14 (Edited 10/20/14)

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