"Terror at Walker Bros. Pancake House"
Publication
The Wilmette Beacon (Northbrook, Illinois), 20 Feb 2020, p. 16
Description
Creator
Jacoby, John, Author
Media Type
Text
Image
Description
Describes the May 7, 1973 incident at Walker Bros. Pancake House when Eddie Gibson and George Nurse attempted to rob the Pancake House, taking hostages while attempting to do do. No one was hurt and the two men were arrested and eventually sentenced to serve time at the Joliet prison.
Date of Publication
20 Feb 2020
Date Of Event
May 7, 1973
Personal Name(s)
Gibson, Eddie ; Nurse,George ; Donohue, Ed ; Walusiak,Caryn
Corporate Name(s)
Walker Bros.Pancake House
Local identifier
Shelved in Local History Room Vertical file under
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Contact
Wilmette Public Library
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1242 Wilmette Avenue
Wilmette, IL
60091-2558
U.S.A. Phone: 847-256-6930
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"Terror at Walker Bros. Pancake House"


Describes the May 7, 1973 incident at Walker Bros. Pancake House when Eddie Gibson and George Nurse attempted to rob the Pancake House, taking hostages while attempting to do do. No one was hurt and the two men were arrested and eventually sentenced to serve time at the Joliet prison.