The Daily Free Press
The Daily Free Press
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Description: Beaten to Death.

Date: January 20 1900

Newspaper published in: Carbondale, IL

A. J. Vinson, a drayman, was beaten to death by a crowd of men at Herrin Friday of last week. The whole gang were intoxicated and while in this condition Vinson made remarks that brought up some old quarrel, causing the men to attack him. The crowd was composed mostly of miners.


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