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The Milan Exchange (TN)
The Milan Exchange (TN)
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Description: Wm. Kuehl Killed in Shooting Contest

Date: June 10 1882

Newspaper published in: Milan, TN


Page/Column: Page 6, Column 2

A LARGE crowd gathered at Schuetzen Park, Davenport, Iowa, on the 21st, to witness the children's annual shooting contests. Just after the eleventh shot had been fired the target-wiper, Wm. Kuehl, arose from his pit and dropped forward as if lifeless. He had been hit in the forehead, and physicians pronounced the wound mortal.

Submitted: 01/26/17

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