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St. Louis Post Dispatch
St. Louis Post Dispatch
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Description: A Sheriff's Capture.

Date: February 19 1889

Newspaper published in: St. Louis, Mo.

Monticello, Ill., February 19.

Wirt NEWTON and Link CLIFTON were arrested by Sheriff MILLER today and placed in the Piatt County jail. NEWTON is charged with drawing a revolver and threatening to shoot Conductor NICKOLS of the O.I. & W. R.R. CLIFTON is charged with selling whisky without a license. They were both indicted by the Piatt County Grand-jury.

Submitted: 02/22/12 (Edited 02/22/12)

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