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WHITFORD.

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ONE OF THIRTEEN.

NEW FORM OF SWINDLING.

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NEW FORM OF SWINDLING. A man named Rosenberger, formerly Chief of Police at Kittaning, Pennsylvania, has been arrested for a new and ingenious form of swindling. He has been in the habit of sending letters to various parties throughout the country who would, he considered, be likely to enter into such a transaction, offering them counterfeit money of such excellent quality that it could not be detected even by experts. His price was 33 cents, on the dollar. Those who entertained his offer were to meet him at first-class hotels, which he named, and then to hand him the money in exchange for counterfeit notes. His practice was, on meeting his victims, and on receiving the money from them, to hand them a package of brown paper, containing the supposed counterfeit notes, but which, in fact, contained only blank paper. The swindled parties did not dare com- plain to the police, as they were themselves liable to arrest for attempting to buy the counterfeit money. He played a similar game on saloon keepers. To them he would offer illicit whisky, at low rates. When they went with him to his house he would, after receiving the money, threaten instantly to call in the police, and the saloon keepers were only too glad to escape with the loss of their money. Some of those who received letters from him at last placed them in the hands of the authorities. These at once arrested Rosenberger, but on an investigation into his pro- ceedings they discovered that he was not, as he pre- tended to be, a counterfeiter of false notes, but simply a barefaced swindler.

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