Fagans in PA

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Fagans in PA - $400 Reward A Murderer at Large. Gore- Gore-...
$400 Reward A Murderer at Large. Gore- Gore- nor Ritner has issued his Proclamation, offering reward of 5200, and the Sheriff of Luzerne County, another $200, for the arrest of a certain Cornelius Fagan, charged with having been con cerned in the murder, of a man by. the name of McCombs, who was a laborer on the Lehigh Slack Water Navigation, in'Luzerne County, and was to have been tried for said murder at" the Court of Oyer and Terminer in said, county, this montn, wno on tne nignt oi ine-iwenty-ninin ine-iwenty-ninin ine-iwenty-ninin ine-iwenty-ninin ine-iwenty-ninin oi October last, broke the jail of said county, at the borough of Wilkesbarre. The said Fagan states ' himself to be twenty-two twenty-two twenty-two years of age, but from appearances, he is supposed to be older; He is de scribed to be five feet nine inches high, light com- com- plexton, brown hair, weak eyes, down loot, sear on the face, and a scar on one hand 'near the thumb. Had on when he made his escape, coarse grey pantaloons, blue vest, and white linen round- round- about, bat as there was . assistance rendered by persons omsiae oi me tail waii, nis ciotnes arc probably changed, and having fled from Justice, all efforts to arrest him, by the officers of justice, have hitherto proved ineffectual PML Jnq, v .

Clipped from The Baltimore Sun23 Nov 1837, ThuPage 1

The Baltimore Sun (Baltimore, Maryland)23 Nov 1837, ThuPage 1
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