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Jan. 20, 1908

January 20, 2008 |  4:20 am



More than 200 African Americans gather at First Methodist Church to protest the vandalism of a house on East 33rd Street that was rented to a black family (above, the original Jan. 16, 1908, story) ...  A man on crutches is hit by a streetcar at 9th and Main  ...  An actor tells police two robbers beat him when he claimed he didn't have any money ... Pianist Josef Hofmann is staying at the Hotel Alexandria ... A man is arrested at 1st near Main on charges of carrying a .45.