Kinston History Harry Stein shot Daily Free Press April 18, 1916

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Daily Free Press  April 18, 1916 - HARRY STEIN DEAD AND, PARTEILO GIRL IS HELD BY...
HARRY STEIN DEAD AND, PARTEILO GIRL IS HELD BY STATE . . . FOR of Ed- in to as be ; ex-tcrrion the in 7f Yoiln Jewish Merchant Died Early Tjiis Morning Front ' Revo ver Bullet Wound Self -Wefense -Wefense to Be Plea of Isailant Harry. Stein, shotlby Margaret Partello in her Soutli Kinston house on a night late in Mirch, died about 1 a. m. today in Piyrott Memorial Hospital, where he been confined since the shooting. &s stated in Monday's Free Press Stein was im proving from his woind an abdom !nal puncture from afrevolver bullet until Sunday, when! a change for .he. worse occurred. Stein was well-known well-known well-known in the city. He was an installment dealer with a fairly large business;! was a native of Russia and has natives in Rus sia and this country. lie waa prob- prob- ably SO years of age His parents live in Russia, and he Bias a brother in the medical servicl of the army of that country, thoug to le an of ficer, now a prisoner it Austria, v Margaret Partello, a lvoman appar ently about 25 or 26 : ears of age, not bad looking and of etter address snd appearance than nost of ner class, was held under ;uard at City Hall this morning. S a was under $1,000 bail also, fixed some time ago. She shot Stein- Stein- after ie had kicked, beaten and choked her, she stated, following the shooting; she declared thai she held no enmity, for the man, that, in fact, he had promised to marry marry her in the summer. Self-defense Self-defense Self-defense wi'l be her plea. If Stein. made an ante-mortem ante-mortem ante-mortem statement assuming the blamedwhich cahnot be determined Uday' "becnuHeJIaf the absence "bt "hlrfl physiiciant ur.iJ. M. Parrott, from the city tho vlman will probably : be given her freedom. ".Margaret Partello, Partello, in oae statement, said Stein npproached Jier with a knife, and that site " shot following his declaration tha' he intnded to kill her. ' The JewiSh congregation took the remains ofsStein in charge today. The funerauwill be held at 10 a. m. Wednesday, the Jewish ritual service being hold iiit the Queen Street synagogue synagogue and interment following in the Jewish cemetery in Southeast Kinston. He jwas a member of the Fire Department, Woodmen of the World and Mgaons, and members of those organizations are' requested to rffer tleir semiees for the customary customary death watca over the body in the synagogue tonight. SIX From of By drug town ica sence as a der the are mulas: . extract cent; sent . 70 about ' "It things hol to al or Wooten body's ing "know them know A seized several he was victed declared outrage livery do alleged tho had cially take known city A admitted he was from was

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The Daily Free Press (Kinston, North Carolina)18 Apr 1916, TuePage 1
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