“Gambles and is fond of comic opera…”
“Uses morphine and carries Hypodermic Syringe…”
“Is ruptured and wears a truss…”
They had so much information on Mr. Klinz, the scoundrel bookkeeper!
$100 was a lot of money in 1888, but then, so was $1,000.
Maybe he made it back to Germany, I hope so.
Below are some trusses from the time period.
23 — so young to be herniated.
- After mounting pressure from other European countries, Britain will accept thousands more refugees from UN camps bordering Syria, Prime Minister David Cameron announced. ›
- The drowned Syrian boy, whose picture caused outrage around the world, has been buried together with his mother and 5-year-old brother. ›
- A Guatemalan judge ordered former President Otto Perez Molina held in jail overnight while hearings over the corruption scandal that led to his resignation take place. ›