This Day in History: May 16th 1916

This Day in History: May 16th 1916

MILLTOWN BOY MISSING SINCE APRIL 28, FOUND


Mr. and Mrs. John Kozer, of South Main street, Mllltown, are rejoicing over the return of their thirteen year old son. Joseph, who had been reported missing since April 28th.

Young Kozer, who was thought to have accepted the offer of some farmer to work on a farm for the summer, was discovered by the Newark police, and there held in custody until his parents could be notified.  His folks Journeyed to Newark and brought him home Sunday. Young Kozer is a pupil of the Milltown public school. The Home News took an Interest in the search for the missing boy.


This Day in History: May 13th 1916

This Day in History: May 13th 1916

SCHOOLBOY HAS BEEN MISSING SINCE APRIL 28


JOSEPH KOZER.

The police of this city and neighboring towns have been asked to aid in the search for Joseph Kozer, thirteen-year-old Milltown schoolboy who has been missing from his home since the afternoon of Friday, April 28.

On the day referred to young Kozer left his home stating that he was going to play baseball. That was the last seen of him and his parents don’t know whether harm has befallen him or whether he started out to see the world by himself.

It is thought the missing lad may have accepted the offer, of some farmer to work on a farm and in this event, the employer la asked to notify his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Kozer, who are greatly worried over his continued absence.