Daily Commercial Journal, Pittsburgh, January 22, 1846
Robbery. - The shop of the undeseigned, corner of Liberty Street and Cherry Alley,
was forcibly entered on Monday night last, by some villians, and the following
articles, among others, stolen therefrom: One rifle gun, double trigger, with fancy
patch box and stock of red color. One rifle gun with single trigger and flintlock.
Brass bushed and plain box: One English fowling piece, single barreled: Also, two
pistols and one smooth bored rifle. Any information which will lead to the recovery
of the property, and the conviction of the thieves, will be liberally rewarded.
W. G. McCartney, Gunsmith, January 14.