The Police Department of the City of New York

The Police Department of the City of New York

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1895 edition. Excerpt: ... Have you got any family? A. Yes, sir; I have four children. Q. And that is the only visible means you have of support? A. Yes, sir. Q. Is your husband working? A. He ain't got no work. Q. How long has he been out of work? A. Couple of months. Q. This is the only way you have of supporting yourself and your children? A. Yes, sir. Q. Selling the morning papers? A. Yes, sir. Samuel Tryusch, a witness called on behalf of the State, being duly sworn, testified as follows: Direct examination by Mr. Goff: Q. Are you the husband of the last witness that left the stand? A. Yes, sir. Q. She has testified that she had a little news-stand or table on which she sold papers? A. Yes, sir; but excuse me; can't I explain how that is, the newspaper stand; I got the newspaper stand, but this morning I got to attend to the road and my wife attended to it this time, and I intended to supply the people with the newspapers. Q. Do you carry around the newspapers? A. Yes, sir; and my wife stays at the little stand. Q. This was a kitchen table? A. It was a little table nearly three feet long by 20 inches wide. Q. Did you see the owner of the store where you had your little table in front of? A. As soon as I started my newspaper stand, I went to the Landlord Mr. Tobying; the store was empty this time; I asked for permission if I can put up a little stand; he said if a man wants to try to make a living all right, I will let you; you can put up your table; "if Mr. Dillon takes this for a drug store, he gave me permission; he says you can stay here;'-' that is all. Q. Did your wife tell you anything about the policeman asking her any money for rent? A. That is two months ago; my wife told me--I came from the road; my wife said, " The policeman was here;" he asked if I paid...show more

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  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 21mm | 712g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123665949X
  • 9781236659491