Thursday, September 29, 2005

Roadside treasure: Mayor's wallet!

A Philadelphia man found a familiar name in a brown billfold he discovered in the road as he was bicycling along Martin Luther King Drive.

Mike Monaghan, a cost accountant from Northeast Philadelphia, said the card on top in the wallet said, "John F. Street, attorney."

Putting the wallet in his pocket, Monaghan rode on, and shortly spotted Mayor Street and his wife, Naomi Post Street, on a tandem bike.

Monaghan said he rode up and said, "Mr. Mayor, you must have dropped your wallet." Monaghan said the mayor "looked a little surprised" but thanked him for returning it.

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