Newspaper Coverage on the Murder and Funeral of Bank Clerk Mr. William Abbey,  and the Arrest and Sentence of Mr. Norman Elliott.

FEBRUARY 1928 

Friday 17 February 1928 

Ferryhill Bank Murder: Cashier Stabbed to Death (Front Page)

Saturday 18 February 1928 

Hue and Cry for Bank Bandits Brown Motor Car (Front Page)

Saturday 18 February 1928 

Ferryhill Murder: Where the Car was Left (Page 12)

Monday 18 February 1928 

Ferryhill Man-Hunt: Dramatic New Turn (Front Page)

Tuesday 21 February 1928 

Ferryhill Bank Murder: Sedgefield Asylum Attendant Charged (Front Page)

Tuesday 21 February 1928 

Funeral of Ferryhill Bank Murder Victim (Page 5)

 

 
 

Tuesday 21 February 1928 

Funeral of Ferryhill Bank Murder Victim (Page 12)

 

    

JUNE 1928

Thursday 28 June 1928 

Elliott Found "Guilty" (Front Page)

Thursday 28 June 1928 

Elliott Found "Guilty" (Continuation, Page 5)

  

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