The Burdick Scandal – Part XI

After a few days at Niagara Falls, Alice went to New York City, and registered at the Hotel Roland. Arthur followed her, though he traveled with his wife. The Pennells and Alice were in city for a week. According to the witness, Carrie was aware she was in the city, as Arthur visited daily; however, the witness did…

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The Burdick Scandal – Part X

When Mrs. Burdick returned to the stand, DA Coatsworth pounced: “There was an occasion about two years ago when you and Mr. Burdick had quite an altercation at your house. Wasn’t there?” The witness assented. “And after that it was necessary for him to wear a piece of court-plaster on his head, wasn’t it?” “No, sir.” “Did…

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