Liquor – Traffic

“2 Plead Guilty in Liquor Theft”¬† charges of having received liquor stolen from the Moose Club. Robert Wittbecker,21, 1727 Hamilton Rd. and John E. Grady, 22, 212 No Church St. a bartender at the Palmer House tavern. The liquor was obtained from David Vrtue, 29, 120 So Church St. who has confessed to taking five¬†cases of whiskey from the club. He is being held on a grand larceny charge.

Source: Rockford Morning Star 2/24/1944