On This Day in Yonkers History

October 12, 1915

City Judge Joseph Beall ordered the adenoids removed from a chronically truant boy.  This was a last ditch measure before committing the boy to an institution for truancy.  The Judge had heard troublesome adenoids "caused some boys to be bad".

 

Say, "Ahhhh..."

Say, "Ahhhh..."

 

 

 

Source: Yonkers Rising, October 7, 2016