Welcome to flashback Friday. Today is a quick snippet of three articles from The New York Times, recounting burglaries gone wrong, often to comedic effect. The entries span the years 1886-1899, and in two of the accounts, a plucky woman comes to the rescue. Enjoy!
Article #1: A Burglar Caught Napping
The next two articles have heroines to save the day:
Can you imagine just going to bed for the night after something like that? All so her sick friend won’t get a shock. That’s devotion.
This last account is a bit long, but really funny:
Go, Mrs. White! Aren’t these fun? Do you have any favorite “stupid criminals” stories, past or present? I’d love to hear from you!
Until the next caper,