Part 6 A. C. Mikel

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Part 6 A. C. Mikel - did not speak to Craig. After a short visit he...
did not speak to Craig. After a short visit he went away. He get word later from his sister that it would be better for him not to come there, but that they would meet at his father's home. Craig never went back. Tills word was sent btm on the Saturday before the tragedy, which happened the following Monday. Monday. The first time that he saw Mikel it was said, was when be saw him come out of the barn. .The second second time .he saw him on that duy was when he said the above unprintable unprintable language, and the third time was when he was coming back from watering his horses. Mikel it Is said came out of the door of the livery barn where the pump was. Craig came out of the garage door and walked up to Mikul and said, "Al if you have anything to say to me, why don't you say it to my face." Mikel la said to have turned upon hlra with oaths and to have exclaimed, "It's a lie, you, ." Then Mikel is sai3 to have stept back and put his band in his pocket, but did not pull a gun or a knife as expected by Craig. That Mikel rushed at Craig and later backed back toward the street That they both were striking at each other and that elralg struck Mikel a light blow on the nose, that Mikel sllpt or trlpt on a soft place near the curbing curbing and fell, striking the back of his head on the concrete curbing. That Craig grabbed him and said, "Get up AL get up." That Craig ran down the street crying, "Where's a doo-tor." doo-tor." doo-tor."

Clipped from The Pantagraph03 Jan 1917, WedPage 7

The Pantagraph (Bloomington, Illinois)03 Jan 1917, WedPage 7
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