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Fort Wayne Weekly Sentinel
Indiana, USA
19 December 1889

WANTED IN LONDON
The Foreign Criminal Arrested at Seattle

Seattle, Wash., Dec. 19.
More particulars have been found concerning E.R. Hammond, who is wanted at Scotland Yard, London, to give his testimony in the recent notorious scandals. Hammond, when he first came here, stopped at a lodging house, the proprietor of which states that he called himself Bolton, and he was accompanied by a small boy, named Herbert Ames.

Frequently Hammond was heard to say :"Bert, if you don't do as I want you to I will send you back to England."

Quick as a flash the boy replied: "You dare not: I will blow on you."

Hammond is being guarded by local detectives and, it is suspected, by foreign detectives also, but refuses to say anything.


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       Press Reports: Decatur Daily Despatch - 8 August 1891 
       Press Reports: Fort Wayne Weekly Sentinel - 18 December 1889 
       Press Reports: Fort Wayne Weekly Sentinel - 2 December 1889 
       Press Reports: Fresno Weekly Republican - 19 December 1890 
       Press Reports: Fresno Weekly Republican - 9 January 1890 
       Press Reports: Manitoba Daily Free Press - 17 January 1890 
       Press Reports: Manitoba Daily Free Press - 6 March 1890 
       Press Reports: Salem Daily News - 3 December 1889