Believe Old Man Murdered James Scannell Convinced His Father Was Waylaid and $500 Taken.
Daniel Scannell, 78 years old, disappeared July 9 in Chicago, under circumstances that cause his friends to believe he was murdered. A personal advertisement announcing his disappearance was place din the Sunday morning papers by his son, James Scannell, a sewer builder. The last seen of Daniel Scannell was at Forest Glen, a suburb on the St. Paul railway. He had been employed for two weeks as crossing flagman at that point and went there to draw his pay, amounting to $16. He had this money and$500 beside sewed in his clothing.
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