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St. Louis Post Dispatch
St. Louis Post Dispatch
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Description: A Colored Man’s Suicide.

Date: June 1 1888

Newspaper published in: St. Louis, MO

Centralia, Ill., June 1.

Andrew JACKSON, a colored man aged about 60 years, who has resided here since the close of the war, committed suicide at 11 o’clock last night by shooting himself with a shotgun. He was quite an eccentric character but saved money enough to buy a nice little house.

Submitted: 02/09/13

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