Ref: Town and Country Newspaper Pennsburg, Montgomery County, PA Saturday - July 18, 1903
TELFORD BOY MISSING
Jacob D. DETWILER, aged 14 years, son of Henry T. DETWILER, of Telford, Bucks county, left his home on Sunday, July 6, and has been missing since. The boy's father offers a reward of $25 for information concerning the boy. He was last seen at Souderton, from which place he took a trolley car for Allentown. The boy is described as being five feet, five inches tall and weighing 140 pounds. He has black hair, with a gray spot in the hair above the right temple, and dark eyes with a scar at one of the eyebrows. When he left home young DETWILER wore a dark mixed cheviot suit with small stripes an inch apart, a black slouch hat and a light necktie mixed with red.