Mayor Flees to Monastery, 1908


MAYOR IN MONASTERY: Was Saloon Owner and Politics Led Him to Shun the World The New York Times, July 11, 1908 DUBUQUE, Iowa, July 10— Mayor H.A. Schunk,  saloon owner and politician who disappeared recently. was to-day found in the Trappist Monastery, eighteen miles from here. Troubles in legal and political affairs are listed as the [Read More...]