BASIL PRESTON COOK was born in England. He got into the bar business during Prohibition and had a few scrapes wit the law. In 1932 he was running a bar at 939 South 5th Street.
Still employed by the brewery, Basil Cook was on a leave of absence from his job when he collapsed while shoveling snow outside of his home at 307 North 2nd Street on February 15, 1958. He was pronounced dead on arrival at Cooper Hospital..
Camden Courier-Post * June 16, 1932
Blair - Basil Cook - Cook's Grill
5th Street - Clifford A.
Baldwin - Samuel
Frank T. Lloyd - Garfield Pancoast - Erie Street - Thomas Bonelli - South 4th Street - Walnut Street
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