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St. Louis Post Dispatch
St. Louis Post Dispatch
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Description: Murdered at a Funeral.

Date: September 16 1886

Newspaper published in: St. Louis, MO

Louisville, Ky., September 16.

John WYATT and Demps LOFTING are neighbors in Marshall County, Kentucky, who have not spoken for years. LOFTIN spoke to WYATT yesterday at a funeral and the latter knocked him down with a rock. LOFTIN then drew a knife and killed WYATT, stabbing him seven times.


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