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Description: Henry Vaughn DiedDate: January 26 1888
Newspaper published in: Hartselle, AL
Source: Madison Co., AL Library
Page/Column: Page 2, Column 6
A FEW ITEMS OF SOUTHERN
INTEREST CAREFULLY CULLED.
The Condensed News by Mail,
Wire and Otherwise.
Henry Vaughn died at Chattanooga, Tenn., from the effects of poison in bread and coffee, of which he partook for dinner. He boarded with Hattie Lightfoot, and Frank Lightfoot. Hattie’s husband, is accused of putting poison in the water and flour used in cooking. Five other persons were poisoned, but will recover.