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The Daily Free Press
The Daily Free Press
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Description: An Iowa Elopement.

Date: November 18 1899

Newspaper published in: Carbondale, IL

Davenport, Ia., Nov. 16.

John Herbst, one of the leading confectioners of this city, and Mrs. William Abel, wife of a well known farmer, are reported to have eloped. Herbst drew $4,000 from the bank before he left the city. The couple's whereabouts are unknown.

Submitted: 02/22/18

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