April 15, 1878

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April 15, 1878 - if CRDEROt'ift ASS A VtT .V XE fTARK. An...
if CRDEROt'ift ASS A VtT .V XE fTARK. An attempt was made on Colden- Colden- street, Newark. Newark. ; yesterday afternoon, to assassinate Daniel Burns, 25 year efjige. Some tlm ago Burns quarreled quarreled witu WiUlanv Killy and his brother Oeorge, who: are neighbors ; He thrashed them, and they threatened to Kill him. Yesterday afternoon, while passing with two others throturh Colden-atreet, Colden-atreet, Colden-atreet, they met Burns, and invited bim tb fight. He declined, and waut his way- way- He had not gone many stepa -fore -fore he was tnppeJnri the shohlder. As Le tamed. William Keiliy drew a pocket 'knife, and made an attempt attempt to pluDiic l into his throat. - Burns drew down bis head, asd the knife struck him on tbe cheek and followed his jaw-bone jaw-bone jaw-bone beyond the ch.n. He fell to the arouid. and thoKetllys, thinking that they hnd accomplished thoir Work. tied. A woman named Bradley, Wht bad witnessed tbe affray, followed, followed, shunting, after them, and Keilly returned to aay that if she sahli anything about the matter he would kill her. Tbe wounded man was taken to tbe station-house, station-house, station-house, whare hie painful, but not fatal, wound was dressed Capt. Bayer, of the Secoad ITednct Police, arrested Uedrge Keilly later in tha day. Hi. brother; William, Who ia a notorious ruffian, ruffian, Is still st lan:. :

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  1. The New York Times,
  2. 15 Apr 1878, Mon,
  3. Page 5

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