Sunday, November 24, 2013

The miscreant, who placed the obstructions . . .

. . . on the Evansville and Crawfordsville railroad, thereby causing the death of Prof. Fletcher, has been arrested, and made a full confession.  He will undoubtedly be hung.

– Published in The Davenport Daily Gazette, Davenport, Iowa, Saturday Morning, May 17, 1862, p. 1

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