Created By: Gretchen Byers
Louis Besumer and Harriet Lowe
Attack Date: June 27, 1918
Reported Address: Corner of Dorgennis and LaHarpe
The City Directory does not contain a record of a man by the name of Louis Besumer or an address of a grocery at the Corner of Dorgennis and LaHarpe. However, the 1917 directory does list a man by the name of Louis D. Beiger (grocer) located at 2601 LaHarpe, which is only a few blocks away.
This point of interest is part of the tour: The Axeman of New Orleans