Mr and Mrs Arthur Roberts in car accident
Pleads Guilty Of Intoxication Walter Alfred Bell, 25 - year - old miner, Vedder Crossing, pleaded guilty to a charge of driving a car while Intoxicated and was sentenced to one month's imprisonment and the suspension of his driver's license for a year by Magistrate P. H. Wilson in municipal court Friday, following an accident on Transcanada highway at the dyke near Chinatown at 5:45 p.m. Thursday. Injured in the accident were Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Roberts, Donald S. MacNeil, city, all of whom were In a car driven by Mr. Roberts; Fred Rexford and Miss Thirza Burden, passengers in a truck driven by the accused. The accused planned to ask for adjournment of the hearing because he had been unable to secure counsel, but changed his mind in court and pleaded guilty. Mr. MacNeil's head went through the windshield of the Roberta car and he sustained a facial cut and bruises; Mr. and Mrs. Roberts sustained leg injuries and Mr. Roberts was injured in the back. Mr. Rexford and Miss Burden, along with the driver, Mr. Bell, were taken to hospital for treatment of injuries.