Nov 5th 1931

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RAY CLICK TRIAL IS NOW IN PROGRESS IN GEORGETOWN old "-re as witnesses in the Ray Click Some one hundr ed and twenty-fiva people from our county have been ia Georgetown most, of this week, called murder case. Thi « case - wnit:h was transferred to Georgetown <«>m this county, was callti(1 for trial Monday morning andL that time most of the witness oa bavy been in tnat towu - however some „ i, , K i A , .» ^w have been excused and returned no:ne - Mosl ot ' Mon da>" was given over to. securing the jury for this case, then . the Stl "e placed its witnesses on the ' stand, resting Tuesday afternoon, at which time the defense witnesses were called. Night sessions were held on both Tuesday and Wednesday nights. _ showing that the District Judge is en- ( deavonng to finish this trial as soon ( ^ possible, and allow all parties con! cerued to return to their homes. Click himself was on the stand a : Rood portion of Wednesday and also 14J«Saiii that night, according to infor- ! uiation reaching here this morning. jThe defense will, in all probability, fin- t&h examination of its witnesses today .when the argument of the case wiU follow. As is known by practically everyona this couuty, Ray Click killad Char- Walker on the streets of Llano ia | September of last year. The grand. returned an indictment for mur- d*r against him in the November- term of District Court here, when he ' menl in the State penitentiary. tried and given a life imprison_ Tha case was appealed and reversed by the Court of Criminal Appeals, and i now this is the second trial of the j case, having been transferred becausa was doubtful if another petit jury, ..0.&,.,.!*},>,£. 'county. -o—

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  1. The Llano News,
  2. 05 Nov 1931, Thu,
  3. Page 1

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