Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Gave Him Two Months”
City of publication: Richmond, Virginia
Date of publication: 19 September 1901
Volume number: 16
Issue number: 192
|“Gave Him Two Months.” Times [Richmond] 19 Sept. 1901 v16n192: p. 3.|
|William Davis; William McKinley (detractors).|
|Robert C. Cornell; William Davis; William McKinley.|
Gave Him Two Months
Sent to Blackwell’s Island for Making Sneering Remark.
NEW YORK, Sept. 18.—As Magistrate Cornell was leaving the Essex Market Police Court to-day a man spoke sneeringly of a mourning band which the magistrate wore in memory of President McKinley. The magistrate at once arrested the man, who said he was William Davis, a shoemaker of Troy, N. Y. Magistrate Cornell sentenced him to Blackwell’s Island for two months.