Some said he was talking about a job down in the Norfolk shipyard where there was work with the war coming on and all, but after a time, when Ma didn't hear, we just sort of forgot about him.
"Aw, this is cool weather for Norfolk," Leo replied.
Besides, the Norfolk cops said the guy had a snoot-full of booze.
The first word on the case Sackler and DeLeo were arguing about had come by way of a call from the Norfolk, Virginia Police Department the prior afternoon, Dean's day off.
Jeffrey Byrne, age 38, of 156 Maid Marian Lane, Parkside, apparently drowned in the early morning hours of Tuesday, May fourth while on a business trip in Norfolk, Virginia.
According to Detective Norman Hunter of the Norfolk Police Department, Byrne's bed had not been slept in.
Norfolk wants us to dig around up here before they go busting their backsides trying to drag the Chesapeake Bay for a body.
If you ask me, those Norfolk guys would be better off checking the airports than the bottom of the bay.
Norfolk wants to clean this up and they're looking for direction on which way to lean.
Later she received a telephone call from the Norfolk Police Department, but it only confirmed what Officer McCarthy had already told her.
She was too upset to remember much of what was said and she'd not spoken directly with Norfolk since that first call.
Phil Riley said the Norfolk police suggested Jeff was drunk.
There was far more to learn about Jeffrey Byrne before he could report an informed opinion on the happenings in Norfolk two nights earlier.
Tell me about this last trip—the one to Norfolk, Virginia.
Hated the hot and stickies of Norfolk weather and was always after me to transfer him back to Scranton—fat chance of that—or to some bread-basket state out west.
I transferred him to Norfolk but he didn't fit in there either and now he's gone.
The vehicle was in police custody in Norfolk but the authorities there said it would be released to the World Wide local office shortly.
The Chesapeake & Ohio traverses the southern part of the state, from White Sulphur Springs in the east, through Charleston to the Ohio, serving the New and Kanawha rivers coal district as a freight carrier; the Norfolk & Western runs just within the south-western boundary along the valley of the Big Sandy, carrying coal both east and west from the Pocahontas coal-field; and the new Virginian railway entering at the south-east taps the coal-producing region (the Kanawha and Pocahontas districts) at Deepwater, serving in addition to the Norfolk & Western as a carrier of coal to Norfolk on the Virginia coast.