Hot Stuff. In Salt Lake City, the Utah Building & Construction Congress decided that the city's two worst fire hazards were the central fire station and the public safety building.
Not Guilty. In Little Rock, Ark., Herbert Aaron was freed of a forgery charge when the judge discovered that Aaron had never learned to write.
Inflationary. In London, a coroner found that the late Sidney Corrall, acquisitive but non compos mentis, had swallowed and kept all to himself 201 pennies, florins, shillings, halfpennies, sixpences, half crowns, and threepenny bits.
Case History. In Brooklyn, N.Y., same day he presented the mayor with a plan to...