Live Oak, Suwannee County, Florida

Newspaper Abstracts

  • Live Oak Daily Democrat (Live Oak, Fla.) June 21, 1907, p. 1, col. 5.
    "Bechtel Guilty.
    Minneapolis, Minn., June 19—W. F. Bechtel, former president of the Northwestern National Life Insurance Company of Minneapolis, was tonight found guilty of grand larceny by a jury, which had been out twenty-eight hours. Sentence will be imposed Saturday morning. Bechtel was found guilty of an indictment charging that he entered into an illegal agreement with Frederick Sackett, treasurer of the company, whereby Sackett was to pay Bechtel the difference between his nominal and actual salary."

Source:
Website Library of Congress, Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers (http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/). (Researched & transcribed by Michael Trickey).