Animals: Kaiser Bill

Kaiser Bill, police dog of Mount Sterling, Ky., thrice convicted of sheep killing, thrice sentenced to death, was last week freed by the Kentucky Court of Appeals.


A 14-year-old boy named Boileau, in the forest hamlet of Algoma, Ont., heard his mother scream. A bear was trying to get into the house. Seizing his father's rifle, Boy Boileau ran out. The bear made for a telephone pole, climbed to the top, tried to escape along the wires. It had travelled 20 feet without falling before Boy Boileau pressed trigger. Still the bear...

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