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Subject: [Bklyn] Brooklyn Standard Union - May 18, 1931 - Court
Date: Mon, 12 May 2003 21:21:05 EDT
SNAKE CHARMER HELD AS DRUNK
Mrs. Mary BRIDGE, 56, a former snake charmer, failed to charm Patrolman
Charles W. CARR, Coney Island station, and as a result was given a hearing in
Coney Island station, and as a result was given a hearing in Coney Island
Court today on a charge of public intoxication. The arresting policeman says
he found Mrs. BRIDGE early today at West Sixth street and Railroad avenue,
unable to take proper care of herself. He placed her under arrest. Before
Magistrate SABBATINO she asked to be sent to Welfare Island.
The magistrate suspended sentence and Mrs. BRIDGE went to her home at 2839
West First street.
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