Friday, August 7, 2009

January 3 1900 Murder and More News

From the Freeborn County Standard Albert Lea Minnesota
January 3 1900
From Washington
One of Mosby's most noted scouts in the Civil War Bushrod Underwood died in Washington
The 130 vicitims of the Maine were given a military burial in Arlington Cemetery in Washington.
President McKinley, members of his cabinet, Admiral Dewey, General Miles and staff and other officers of the Army and Navy attended.
West and South
John A Moover an elevator conductor in Indianapolis killed his wife and then took his own life.
Jealousy was the cause.
In Springfield Frank Coe Shot and killed his wife and then shot himself. Jealousy was the cause.
Henry Miller age 11, killed his brother Jesse 13 with an axe in an quarrel at Broughton, Illinois.
Emily Blake age 22 a domestic was hanged at Brandon Manitoba for the murder of Mrs. Lane her mistress.

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