The Anderson Intelligencer (SC)
The Anderson Intelligencer (SC)
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Description: Waylaid and Shot 15His Father-in-Law

Date: March 15 1888

Source: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/

Page/Column: Page 2, Column 4

CRIMES AND CASUALTIES
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LYNCHBURG, VA., Mar., 12--G. Brown, a white man living in Bradford county, waylaid and shot his father-in-law, named Sanders, yesterday. Brown's wife had secured a divorce, and being afraid of violence, sent for her father. On his arrival Brown, who was lying in ambush, shot him through the back. The entire neighborhood is aroused and a large party is hunting for the murderer. If caught he will be lynched.

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