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St. Marys, O., Mar 17 - Fred Bucholz, one of the most popular pioneer citizens of this place, who has been missing since Thursday March 8, has not been found. He had just drawn his pension money and it is now thought that he was probably robbed if not killed and his body hidden. The water will be let out of the Miami and Erie canal in search of his body.
[Lima Daily News, Mar 17, 1906]

Wapakoneta - James McCoy of St. Marys, found guilty of robbing the Glass Block Co store, was sentenced by Judge W. C. Layton to the Ohio penitentiary for an indeterminate sentence.
Frank Harris, for stealing chickens, was also sentenced to the penitentiary. [Lima News, May 16, 1919]

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