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“Police Get Six More of American Gun Mob,” Toronto World. November 27, 1908. Page 01.

Authorities Think They Have Bunch of Dangerous Men.

Six more men, believed to be members of an American ‘gun-mob,’ as bad as any that has visited this city in some time, were bagged in a Jarvis-street house yesterday. They are held as vags [vagrants].

Detectives Wallace, Mackie, Lipton, Archibald and Armstrong made the roundup.

Those got were: James Lee, Ottawa: George McDonald, W. Scott, James Higgins, Charles Corley and James Cook.

Three others were got earlier in the week.

One of the men taken yesterday wore a handsome gold-filled watch. It is openfaced. The case number is 7,441,000. The number of the works is 13,287,559. Detective Wallace says he would like to find the real owner.

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