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Description: W. D. Ford Detained in Philadelphia;
Notorious Thief Shoots Mr. Cunningham
Newspaper published in: Huntsville, AL
Source: Madison County, AL Library
Page/Column: Page 2, Column 3
OVER THE STATE
W. D. Ford, of the Montgomery Grays, got into a difficulty with a rough in Philadelphia during the inter-State drill, and has been detained in Philadelphia for trial.
Jim Hubbard, a notorious negro thief of Montgomery, shot, and dangerously wounded Mr. Jobe Cunningham of that city. He was stealing Cunningham’s chickens and was about to be caught. At last accounts in was at large.