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The Kinnear murder 
Exhibits  30 Jul 1908  A description of the events pertaining to the murder of Captain Kinnear of Richmond Hill in 1843. William Harrison, local historian, recalls the events in his writings of July 30, 1908, the 60th anniversary of the historic tragedy. The story was published in "The Liberal", August 4, 1955.
Bullet Grazes Ball Player's Head During Game At Stadium 
Newspapers  "Bullet Grazes Ball Player's Head During Game At Stadium," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 31 Aug 1955  Port Arthur Stadium ; Fort William Army and Navy ; Port Arthur Red Sox ; Eddie Cox ; William Allen ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Police Investigating Shooting At Stadium 
Newspapers  "Police Investigating Shooting At Stadium," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 31 Aug 1955  Port Arthur Stadium ; Fort William Army and Navy ; Port Arthur Red Sox ; Eddie Cox ; William Allen ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
2 Boys Confess Stadium Shooting 
Newspapers  "2 Boys Confess Stadium Shooting," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 2 Sep 1955  Port Arthur Stadium ; Fort William Army and Navy ; Port Arthur Red Sox ; Eddie Cox ; William Allen ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Boys, 12, Confess To Stadium Shots 
Newspapers  "Boys, 12, Confess To Stadium Shots," Port Arthur News Chronicle, 2 Sep 1955  Port Arthur Stadium ; Fort William Army and Navy ; Port Arthur Red Sox ; Eddie Cox ; William Allen ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Safecrackers Get Haul In Port Arthur 
Newspapers  "Safecrackers Get Haul In Port Arthur," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 16 Jun 1958, p. 1  Port Arthur Brewer's Warehouse ; G.L. Caldwell (Manager) ; Cameron Street ; Vault broken into Full text available on microfilm
Prison Term Is Imposed For Robbery 
Newspapers  "Prison Term Is Imposed For Robbery," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 17 Apr 1951, p. 20  Maurice Lapointe ; Stony Mountain Penitentiary Full text available on microfilm
Woman Thief Caught In Stolen Garments 
Newspapers  "Woman Thief Caught In Stolen Garments," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 2 Jan 1953, p. 1  McNulty's Ltd. ; Port Arthur ; Ann Prymak ; Prison sentence ; Penitentiaries Full text available on microfilm
Fire Bug Is Blamed For Four 'Y' Blazes 
Newspapers  "Fire Bug Is Blamed For Four 'Y' Blazes," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 29 Jul 1953, p. 1  Fort William ; YMCA ; Young Men's Christian Association ; James Walker (night caretaker) ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Driver Slated For Trial In Highway Death 
Newspapers  "Driver Slated For Trial In Highway Death," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 1 Dec 1953, p. 1  Trial ; Motor Vehicle Accidents ; Louis Chyzyk ; Manslaughter ; Rocco Matarazzo ; Middle Falls ; Scott Highway Full text available on microfilm
City Garage Burglarized 
Newspapers  "City Garage Burglarized," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 2 Apr 1953, p. 1  Twin Port Auto Services ; Burglary Full text available on microfilm
Three Garage Fires Said Work Arsonist 
Newspapers  "Three Garage Fires Said Work Arsonist," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 5 Oct 1956, p. 1  Marks Street ; Norah Street ; Fort William Police Department ; R.V Johnston home ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Atikokan Safe Robbed Of $7,000 
Newspapers  "Atikokan Safe Robbed Of $7,000," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 19 Nov 1956, p. 1  Atikokan, ON ; Chapples Ltd. ; L.W. Wright (Manager) ; Ontario Provincial Police Full text available on microfilm
PA Prowler Is Sentenced To Year Jail 
Newspapers  "PA Prowler Is Sentenced To Year Jail," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Jul 1956, p. 1  Sentencing ; Ontario Reformatory ; Port Arthur Police Court ; Francis E. Keating ; Mary Jane Hey (Victim) ; J.D. Smith (Victim) ; Victor Paziuk (Victim) Full text available on microfilm
Charge PA Man In Sex-Murder 
Newspapers  "Charge PA Man In Sex-Murder," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 16 Jul 1956, p. 1  William Ibey ; Vivian Mytruk (Victim) ; Port Arthur Police Department ; Port Arthur Police Court Full text available on microfilm
PA Prowler Is Sentenced To Year Jail 
Newspapers  "PA Prowler Is Sentenced To Year Jail," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 9 Jul 1956, p. 1  Ontario Reformatory ; Port Arthur ; Francis E. Keating ; Mary Jane Hey (victim) ; Unlawful Entry ; Victor Paziuk (victim) Full text available on microfilm
Pair Charged In Nipigon Theft Wave 
Newspapers  "Pair Charged In Nipigon Theft Wave," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 11 Jun 1952, p. 1  Ernest Clarke ; Raymond Matson ; Nipigon, ON ; Dominion Auto Body Repairs ; Ontario Provincial Police Full text available on microfilm
Police Hunt Hotel Thief 
Newspapers  "Police Hunt Hotel Thief," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 20 Jul 1957, p. 1  Atikokan, ON ; Ontario Provincial Police ; Atikokan Hotel Full text available on microfilm
P.A. Man Killed By Hit-Run Car 
Newspapers  "P.A. Man Killed By Hit-Run Car," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 6 Feb 1958, p. 1  John Kohtala (victim) ; Port Arthur ; Port Arthur Police Department ; Motor vehicle accident ; Hit and run ; Photo Full text available on microfilm
Sadist is sought in attack on tot : girl lives after pulse, heart stop 
Newspapers  "Sadist is sought in attack on tot : girl lives after pulse, heart stop," Fort William Daily Times Journal, 21 Nov 1952, 1, 2  Deidre Anne Ditchfield ; 3 1/2-Year-Old-Girl ; Reginald Ditchfield ; Resuscitation ; Alexander's Landing ; Beating ; Drowning ; Photo Full text available on microfilm.
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