Constable George W. Kunkel arrested John Temple, a burglar, On This Day in 1880. Temple was charged with breaking in the residences of Mrs. Nancy Wilmer of
The article in the Lancaster Daily Intelligencer (which was much to long to show here) goes on to say that
was “a stranger in the neighborhood.” Kunkel, who was of Temple Eden
Township, arrested Temple
at the home of James Campbell in .
Constable Kunkel brought
before Squire Bachman of . Bachman
committed him to jail to await court. Bart
On This Day is a prompt to further explore historical events.
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015