In Manhattan last week Special Police-man Julius Fuchs nabbed a man
attempting to sneak into the subway without paying. In court the
ride-stealer, William Cummings of Norfolk, Va., said: "I'm secretary of
the Norfolk Railway Co. and I wanted to see whether it would be easy to
avoid paying a fare on the New York subway line." He was fined $3, rode
off in a taxicab.
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