Tag: Earl Wright

  • Veteran Kills 12 in Mad Rampage on Camden Street

    Veteran Kills 12 in Mad Rampage on Camden Street

    New York Times – September 7, 1949 CAMDEN, N.J., Sept.6– Howard B. Unruh, 28 years old, a mild, soft-spoken veteran of many armored artillery battles in Italy, France, Austria, Belgium and Germany, killed twelve persons with a war souvenir Luger pistol in his home block in East Camden this morning. He wounded four others. Unruh,…

  • Owner Held in Taproom Brawls

    Owner Held in Taproom Brawls

    Camden Courier-Post – February 24, 1936 Proprietor of Wall Street Club Charged With Hitting Policeman Four persons were arrested early yesterday during a free-for-all fight in the Wall Street Club, 340 Federal Street, according to police. Edward Markowitz, 38, proprietor of the place, was arrested and charged with assault and battery on an officer, resisting…

  • 2 Wives Give Same Block Duplicate Murder Scares

    Camden Courier-Post – October 27, 1931 And Two Hubbies on Warpath, Both Brandishing Knives, Subdued by Same Cop Will Tell It to Same Judge Today Two wives, within two hours, excited the neighborhood of Chestnut Street in the 200 block by running into the street and calling “murder.” In both instances Motorcycle Patrolman Earl Wright…