Florence Morning News Newspaper Archives Aug 24 1955, Page 6

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Florence Morning News (Newspaper) - August 24, 1955, Florence, South CarolinaWednesday morning August 24, 1955 the Florence morning news Florence. S. C. J 5-a escaped gunman seeped in crime added to Fri s most wanted list Daniel Abram Everhart has been added to the Fri s list of ten most wanted Ever Hart 30, is being sought for unlawful flight to avoid prosecution having been identified by police officers at Akron Ohio As having participated in three armed robberies and two burglaries. Steeped in a background of crime Daniel Abram Everhart first came to the attention of Law enforcement officials at the age of 12 for being a runaway on two occasions and a third time for Burg Lary. Eight members of his immedi ate family have been arrested for various offences. Two of his Broth ers were sentenced to Long prison terms. One brother committed Sui tide while serving a term in the Ohio Penitentiary. If has been reported that any officer who Alt pts to arrest Ever Hal should have his gun in hand in that Everhart will probably Highl and Lake a Chance of getting killed rather than sub Mit voluntarily. Early in january 1955, the police of Akron Ohio received a Sharp increase in the number of complaints from store and tavern owners concerning armed robber ies and renewed activity was noted in burglaries. Audacious and bold was How the victims described the who threatened and robbed them while holding a Small but deadly appearing Auto Matic. The first Concrete clue was re ported to lie police by the owner of one of inc places that was burglarized. This individual had observed a 194s Nash Sedan parked near the scene of the burglary. He noted the number on the License plate and reported it to the police. Investigation established that a George k. Had rented room at the address indicated Ion the License application which had been submitted for the Nash on the Day after the car was Pur chased in Akron on dec. 31, 1954. Several individuals positively identified the photograph of Everhart As being the person they knew As Murphy. Other persons contacted stated with no hesitation that Ever Hart was known to them As Thom As Jacobs. The victims of the armed robberies readily identified Everhart s photograph As that of the armed Bandit who had robbed them. The manager of one store pointed out that is Chart had held up his establishment on two different occasions. The second time he announced to the manager this is a repeat his victim was so incensed that he started to pick up an Iron bar. Was transferred to the prison farm at London Ohio and on june 13, 1954, he escaped from the Honor Camp at the prison Arm. It is known that this fugitive has been trying to interest other criminals into joining with him to go on he has even brag ged that he escaped and that the police were seeking him. Associates disclose that Everhart has Everhart slated he would shoo isaid no policeman is going to the manager if he did not immedi Lake me alive. They Are going to ally drop the bar. Hel cantly his have to come and get victim obeyed. After the gunman had fled from the store with his loot the manager Hen grabbed Hie Iron bar and started to pursue the fleeing thug. Two officers who were passing in a police car joined in the Chase. Both officers fired one shot each at the fugitive. Ever Harl fired iwo shots at the police officers then ran up an Alley and disappeared. Everhart was admitted to Hie Ohio stale Penitentiary on March 31, from Canton Ohio. He was to serve a term from three years to forty five years on three consecutive sentences for after investigation indicated thai Everhart had fled from Ohio local authorities requested the assistance of the Fiu in locating the fugitive. A authorized Federal complaint was filed before a United Stales commissioner at Alison. Charging that Everhart fled Ohio to avoiding prosecution. This escaped fugitive is consid ered a dangerous individual. He is believed to be carrying a gun at All limes. Since he has not hesitated to engage armed police officers in gun Battle no private citizen can be considered Safe from his depredations until this Lwood Anri larceny. On Jan. 2, 1954. He him is captured the Fri said. Final reductions on summer apparel Quality merchandise below Cost prices 74 Only ladies summer dresses our entire Stock none reserved juniors misses half sizes values to values to values to play suits 51 ladies work and play suits. Bermuda length shorts with pin a fore tops. Regular ?3.98 clean sweep Price. Summer skirts 61 ladies summer skirts reduced for final clearance. Regular t and is 99 White Swan uniforms attention , beauticians Only White Swan Quality guaranteed Cottons. Short three Quarter and Long sleeve styles. Discontinued and slightly soiled numbers. Uniform uniform s4 shoe clearance 150 pairs ladies and children s sum Mer shoes and sandals. Values to sweep Price. Children s girls sub teen s dresses 104 for Back to school Wear sizes 1 to 3 3 to 6x 7 to 14 8 to 14 values to values to values to 3 boys sport shirts entire Stock boy s Shojii sleeve sport shirts reduced for Quick clearance. and i . Men s suits 1h5 men s summer regular Stock of Dacron blends Hay on tropical and Reg. To summer pants Iso pairs men s summer Slacks to clearance i l if c. Or 2 prs no alterations Stock up at this Low Price in sport shirts entire Slock men s Short sleeve sport shirts Archdale and other famous names. Nylons buy one Price get another of equal value for just one shirts shirts shirts 2 for for i for Home of better values Florence s. C. 14 area scouts study Navy air work at base a group of 12 explorer scouts and 2 adult leaders of the Pec Council arc attending the ninth annual rendezvous of Region six boy souls at the u. S. Naval air station in Jacksonville. Fla More than 440 explorers from North and South Carolina Georgia i c Coronado. Spanish Leader brought cattle across the Limo Grande into what is now the United states in 1540. The Saull Ste. Marie canal Lias handled a local of ions of freight since it was opened. Everhart was born feb. 22. At Akron. Ohio. He is 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighs 135 to 145 pounds. A while american male of slender build he Lias Brown eyes and Light Brown hair. His complexion is described As medium. His previous occupations have land Florida make up the largest included taxi Driver truck in the history of the labourer and clerk lie has the Fol-1 rendezvous the local Council of lowing identifying scars and fico reports. They will put in five Marks appendectomy scar no Days devoted to providing them morons pit scars on face and Tattoo of name belly on the outer part of his left forearm. Evri Takt is lond of danc ing and he reportedly knows How to play the tuba Tor similar Dou ble Bass wind instrument 1, and is supposed to have played ibis instrument while serving Lime in tile Penitentiary. He is reported to have composed crossword puzzles which be sold to magazines. Occasionally he drinks. With insight into All phases of naval aviation carried on Al the base. Tours of the Industrial Hub of the base will demonstrate overhaul and repair of Jet aircraft engines and helicopters. The Kopl orcs will visit Oiler commands to inspect Jet aircraft flown by Lent air squadrons and actually Fly in a huge Navy transport plane Over Jacksonville. Recreational activities Are also in store for inc explorers. A win any person having information roast was held monday night which might assist in locating this softball swimming in indoor and fugitive is requested to Contact pools and volleyball will director of the Federal Bureau of investigation United slates department of Justice Washington d.c., special agent in fill in other Leisure time. The explorer dance with music furnished by the Jacksonville Navy band will place on the final night of the rendezvous. Local girls will be guests of Honor. Camp will be broken about noon Friday. Adult leaders attending from inc Pec arc f. A. Wells Darling ton and Vallie Yarborough Harts Villa. Explorers attending arc Johnnie Wells Julian Boswell Jimmie Gooc Lson Tommie Bose Man Jay Phillips and j. P. Mozingo All of Darlington Curtis Chapman Wayne Byrd Milton Byrd Hayward Byrd and Jake smothers All of Carlsville and Bobbie Taylor of Florence. Belk s presents authentic Slacks made like expensive Slacks tailored with slim look Back strap and adjustable buckle Low hip fit Best Talon zippers Quality fabrics All Wool flannels Belk s Sanford Zed Cotton wills Waist sizes 28 to 36 Home of better values Florence s. C. Daniel Aram Everhart at Mcleod infirmary admissions fur aug. 22, 1955 mrs. L. M. Mckissick Florence. Waldo ii. Lyman Florence. John David Poston Flor ence. Russell a. Burr Andrews. Miss Hattic Tyndall Lalta. Hugh Turner Effingham. J. Mac scars. Carlsville. Mrs. A. R. Lalla. Cheryl Cooper Andrews. David s. Little Harts Villa. Miss Sarah Jane Meadors Flor ence mrs. C. E. Sliech Carlsville. Airs. W. C. Pii Tinan jr., Latla. Samuel player. Florence. Miss Lila Mae Evans Lake City. Miss Evelyn Baroody Florence. Edward Baird Darling Ion. Nettie Holloway Florence. Nathan Lewis Payn Alico. Cephus Blue Rowland n. C. Mrs. Paul while Florence. Henry Iii Ley. Florence. Mrs. Nona Lowell Florence. Mahchi Singletary. Lake cily. K. F. Howard or. Florence. Emory Carroll my. Croatian. Mrs. J. B. C Oates Dillon Phil Coker Timmonsville. Miss Lydia Lewis Florence. Miss Miriam Green Timmons Villa. Mrs. Ellen Denham Timmons Villa. Marion Mcleod Dillon. Mrs. K. W. Powell i Pamplico. Discharges for and. 22, 1955 mrs. M. Ii. Ii. Gaskins and baby. Pamplico. Mrs. K. Hyrd and Coward. Miss Urmia Johnson ii old. Mrs. Marion Watson. Florence. Miss Klee Powell Johnson Villa Joseph a. Cunyurs. Mccoll. Mrs. Carrie Brigman Bennetts Ville Cartrell. Mccoll Myrtle Graham and baby Lake City. Infant girl Gardner Florence. Infant Hoy my Kunzic Lake cily. Spencer , Marion. Mary Collier and baby Scran Ion. Francina Hawkins childlike City. Edilh May Martin. Florence. Sailors get red Welcome Moscow aug. 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