Incentive Pay. In Los Angeles a restaurant hung a sign in its window: "Waitress Wanted: Good WagesFree MealsFree Bobby Pins!"
Slow Burn. In London, a taxi-driver got a divorce after testifying that he had come home and found his wife with another manin 1901.
Reward Later. On a Boston-to-Philadelphia train, Bostonian Charles J. O'Malley found a wallet containing $1,000, returned it to its owner, was promised free service by a grateful undertaker.
Appetizer. In Los Angeles, Ponciano Pena slipped through a 13th floor jail window, was balancing on the tenth-floor ledge when he was lured in by a jailer, who remarked that dinner was...