In Jail with a Baby

Camden Post – February 11, 1896

Harriet Smith and Her Daughter Charged With Policv Selling

Harriet Smith, who has often been before the court on the charge of selling policy, and who was pardoned after being sentenced to state’s prison, was again arrested last night, together with her daughter, Susan Kinsey, on the charge of selling policy. Mrs. Kinsey carried to jail with a six months’ old baby.

Policeman George Anderson arrested the women. Police constables and deputy sheriffs have been looking for them for months. Other members of the family, it is said, are also wanted.

After spending the night in the county jail Mrs. Smith and daughter were released this morning under $500 bail each.

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