Get 1 more page view just for clicking
to like us on Facebook
Centralia Weekly Chronicle (Newspaper) - January 18, 1911, Centralia, Washington i Centralia Weekly 5 ip n wild Saturday night's orgy with n free-for-all fight early yesterday morning, in Pe KI1, knives worc drmtii by a number of Poles and in the fracas one of their num- ber, named John Lent, was clisem- bowelod. The man was brought to Chohalis and taken by Stlcklln's ambulance to tho St. Helen's hospital in a fear- ful condition, barely living, and his life is flickering faintly with mo- mentary prospect of death. In fact he may bo dead by the time this paper goes on the street. Sheriff Vrquhnrt who had just re- turned from an arduous trip in the mountains after another law-breaker, rushed to Pe Ell and brought back the assailant, who is held pending 'the result of the assault on tho stabbed man. He will probably be booked later on a murder charge. The affair created an intense sen- sation in Pe Ell, which is a dry town, and everyone is asking each other, where the Poles got their booze. I After the stabbing, the crowd of foreigners fled in different directions as quickly as their wobbly legs would carry them, leaving tho injured man on the ground, with his eutrals hang- ing out for three hours before med- ical aid was .summoned. Ho pre- sented a sickening sight when he was brought to the hospital, and the medi- cal men regard his surviving, even for a short time, as little short of mirac- ulous. POLISH BULLY IS SAFELY IN HIS PRISON January 17. Tho Hungarian and Russian ele- ment of Po Ell is breathing easier now that the slasher of John Llnkt Is anfoly ctigod In tho county jail by Sheriff Urqulmrt. The nrrostod Is busy waiting to soo If his victim will live, which seonis doubtful, and In nny case ho Is assured of a con- ildorixblo portion of his future being spent in tho penitentiary. Ills namo is Jack Novinlskl, or something to that effect, and he bears tho reputa- tion of bolug tho star bully of his community. A man of short atnturo, and as wide as ho Is long, with long arma reaching dow nto his kneos, ho poa- sossos gorilla-liko strength and ap- poaranco. and WAS locally known as n terror to bo counted upon at every fracas. It wag tho tomorlty of tho young Pole, whoso life now hangs In tho balance, that brought down the' fury of tho Qutlp of P0 Ell and re- sulted in a tragedy that will probably wind up with a murder charge Tho bully Beomod rathor aurprlsod to Hnd that no grout four was stratod on his arrival at tho shorlB'g ofllco. It with a vory arm grab that Shorlir Unmlmrf. and Deputy Tom Kostor Immilo tholr man when no requires escort.
Once upon a time newspapers were our main source of information. Now those old newspapers are a reliable source for hundreds of years of history and secrets of the past. Now you can search for people, places, and events without the hassle of sorting through mountains of papers!
Newspaper Archive is the world's largest online newspaper database featuring over 145+ million newspaper pages. Plus our database expands by one newspaper page per second for a total of around 2.5 million pages per month! The value of your membership grows along with it.
Those looking to find out more about their forefathers can empower their genealogy search with Newspaper Archive. Within our massive database, users can search ancestors' names for news stories and obituaries. We must understand our past to understand our future!
24 hours a day Monday-Saturday
Your full introductory membership payment will be credited toward the cost of full membership any time you choose to upgrade!
"It is amazing how easy and exciting it is to access all of this information! I found hundreds of articles about my relatives from Germany! Well worth the subscription!" - Michael S.
"I love this site. It's interesting to read articles about different family members. I've found articles as well as an obituary about an uncle who passed away before I was born, and another about a great aunt. It's great for helping with genealogy." - Patricia T.
"A great research tool. Allows me to view events and gives me incredible insight into the stories of the past." - Charles S.