George Gibson - No relation, I hope.

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George Gibson - No relation, I hope. - He Plashes) Whan Ha Hears tba Verdlot The...
He Plashes) Whan Ha Hears tba Verdlot The fester ef Ike (bans Is Suspected of the Doable Harder. Aloe Has Kbakcikco, April 19. Interest In tha Eiuannel church murder casaa is I atill unabated. No newievidence of a circumstantial nature haa been discovered Implicating Dnrant, eid there 1 an ondercurreul of feeling among a great many that Durant la not guilty. Ao oplnlsn ia expretsd In sum quarters that th pastor of tb church. Rev. obn George Gibson, require watch - ng. Ill sot oo. It i claimed, have been so peculiar that tbe police might do well to turn their search light on him. These rumor have reached the ears of th pastor and have naturally agtuted and Irritated him. Ha baa not visited Durant in jail since bl arrest, and tha latter being one of the active worker of bis church, naturally the pastor's actiot a have created considerable talk: Durant has expressed some surprise st ths seeming neglect and desertion by tha man to whom be naturally looked for tb Orst worda of aympalhy and hope. Detectives who have been oo the case since the Bret, however, atill maintain that Durant ia tbe guilty man beyond peradventure. Tb coroners Jury rendered a ver dict tbis afternoon holding Durant guilty of murdering Minnie Williams. CorsasVt Verdict. It wa 11:40 when the coroner' Jury brought In their verdict. Tbe prisoner wa not present. Tbe verdict I a follow:: W, tb jury summoned and aworn to Inquire Into ths facta attending ths death of Minnie William, and by whom th aiue wa produced and in what manner, and when the said Min nie Williams came to ber death, do Und that tbo name of deceased wa Minnie Flor Williams, her age tl year, nativity Canada, single, resi dence Alameda, Cel., that ahe waa found dead April 1) In Kmanuel Bap tist church, that th cams to her death

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  1. Springfield Leader and Press,
  2. 20 Apr 1895, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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