(This article originally appeared on page 2 of the March 30, 1959, publication of the Mt. Vernon Register News and is reprinted word-for-word below.)
Unusual Theft Here; 4 Guinea Pigs Are Taken
An unusual theft was reported to Mt. Vernon police Saturday.
William R. Munshower of 1116 south 13th, told police that someone stole four guinea pigs from a pen in his back yard.
The animals are valued at $30 he said.