In the course of her researches, a historian recently found two documents mentioning the same person, Erich Schnitzer. One, dated May 3, 1739, is a record of Schnitzer's arrest for peddling without a license. The second, undated, is a statement by Schnitzer asserting that he has been peddling off and on for 20 years.
The facts above best suppport which of the following conclusions?
A) Schnitzer started peddling around 1719
B) Schnitzer was arrested repeatedly for peddling
C) The undated document was written before 1765
D) The arrest record was written after the undated document
E) The arrest record provides better evidence that Schnitzer peddled than does the undated document