A Burning Jail. 1896

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A Burning Jail. 1896 - ELLISVILLE. A Burning; Jail and an Eseaped...
ELLISVILLE. A Burning; Jail and an Eseaped Boarder. Kl Tv" r a, Miss-. Au- SL tsPlaL Joues oonnty ia witaons a JaU. To-dy, about 3 o'clock. Wiley Sees? colored, who waa confined In the jail for burglary, set fixe to taesruof of the jailnooM and It soon melted down in tha flames. The Jailer lived In a abort disxaace ef tbe jail, and Keen waa soon liberated front the burning building, and taking advantage of tha excitement made goad hia escape. a

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  1. The Times-Picayune,
  2. 01 Sep 1886, Wed,
  3. Page 11

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