Sheffield Daily Telegraph – Thursday 23 May 1918
“Stink Bomb” Charge
A fifteen-year-old boy from Goldthorpe was, at Doncaster yesterday, charged with committing wilful damage, it being alleged that he threw a “stink-bomb ” in the Goldthorpe Empire, and damaged a lady’s dress to the extent. of 55s. but it could not be proved, and the case was dismissed.