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The Farmington Times
The Farmington Times
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Description: Slew Wrecker of His Home. CLAYCOMB,WARD

Date: November 11 1909

Newspaper published in: Farmington, MO

Gallatin. - Believing Otis CLAYCOMB, a young farmer, was justified in killing the man who wrecked his home, six members of the Daviess county grand jury refused to vote indictments against him for killing John WARD, a wealthy land owner, August 24, last. CLAYCOMB was given liberty. CLAYCOMB killed WARD for taking Mrs. CLAYCOMB away from her home and six children. WARD was 60 years old and Mrs. CLAYCOMB 38.

Submitted: 03/16/17

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