Garrett 21 O)ct 1946

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Garrett  21 O)ct 1946 - Oct. 21 60- close to of this harbor watched the...
Oct. 21 60- close to of this harbor watched the an ebb tide hulk Crazed Texan Kills Doctor, Then Self HUNTSVILLE, Oct. 21 (U.R)--Efforts of Dr. John Carr Garrett to prevent an estranged husband from shootinj? his wife today had cost the 32~year-old physician shooting his life. bottom 20 I ' The Husband, AlDei't IxUC victim from Rucker s rifle. Rucker fired from the hip yesterday when the well- known Huntsville physician cautioned: "Put down that before you hurt some- The husband, Albert Rucker. 25. also was dead--the the the Coast A said, their baby been dispatched one." Then the crazed husband ran through the house looking for his wife, threatening to "get" her. Unable to find her, he turned the rifle to his own temple and squeezed the trigger. The double shooting occurred at Rucker's home where Mr. Garrett had gone to treat Mrs. Rucker. injured when she leaped from her husband's car during a family arsu- ment. Authorities ruled it suicide and murder. The argument between Ruckcr and wife had left him half-crazed, 'witnesses said, and he said nothing to his next-door neighbor, Gorrett. when the doctor asked him to lay aside the gun. but just pointed rifle and fired. ^ Buy Swinulinc stanllnK machines at .,7^1i SI.ntlQn.Ty Co.. fill Tnvlor St. ON n

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  1. The Amarillo Globe-Times,
  2. 21 Oct 1946, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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