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Scott County Kicker
Scott County Kicker
Contributed by Gigimo

Description: Girl Wouldn't Marry Him.

Date: November 21 1903

Newspaper published in: Benton, MO

Ida ASTER was shot and mortally wounded by Elmer VENABLE at Gallatin. The girl's mother was housekeeper for VENABLE, who is a widower. He had asked the girl to marry him. This she refused to do. After killing the girl VENABLE committed suicide.

Submitted: 03/05/16

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