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Jewelry Store Burglarized, Loss About $4,000

From The American Horologist magazine, February, 1946

Jewelry Store Burglarized, Loss About $4,000

Koford's Jewelry Shop, Kalispell, Mont., was entered recently and a quantity of watches and rings were stolen. The loot was estimated at $4,000. Entry was made through the back of the building, when a glass was broken in the door and the lock on an inner door was forced. The jewelry was' taken from two showcases and from the work bench.

About 20 watches and 100 rings were stolen. Police are investigating the robbery and state that it was the work of one person. It is believed that the entry was made while police were moving automobiles from the street for men to work on snow removal. 

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