Source: San Francisco Call
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Edmund Wolczyski Gives Himself Up”
City of publication: San Francisco, California
Date of publication: 12 September 1901
Volume number: 90
Issue number: 104
|“Edmund Wolczyski Gives Himself Up.” San Francisco Call 12 Sept. 1901 v90n104: p. 2.|
|Edmund Wolczyski; Leon Czolgosz (friends, acquaintances, coworkers, etc.); McKinley assassination (investigation of conspiracy: Chicago, IL).|
|Leon Czolgosz; Francis O’Neill; Edmund Wolczyski.|
Edmund Wolczyski Gives Himself Up
Surrenders to the Police, But They Find No Cause to Connect Him with Crime.
CHICAGO, Sept. 11.—Edmund Wolczyski,
frightened at a newspaper story which connected his name with that of Leon Czolgosz,
to-day gave himself up to the local authorities. He said he had known Czolgosz
in Cleveland; that he knew members of the latter’s family. He was recently in
Buffalo, but left there for Chicago before the attack on the President was made.
Chief O’Neill had an hour’s interview with him this afternoon and at its conclusion announced that there seemed to be no reason for holding the voluntary prisoner.