the Vermont Phoenix, Brattleboro, December XX 1899
MASSACHUSETTS NOTES. Charge Is Jlnnslanglitcr. Henry WltHerhaliler of Ilncklaiiil Is Al leged to llaveCau.eil the Iah of Ills Wife Hy Annulling Her. Itnrv Wlnterhaldor.30, of Biickland was arraigned before Justice W. S. Dana Saturday, Saturday, at Shelburne Falls, for assaulting his wife and for manslaughter. He pleaded not irui tv and gave ball for ?ww ior ins appearance nt the court In Greenfield to-duy, to-duy, his father and uncle becoming his sureties, ine can nsi awaiitm mui-u attention attention at Shelburne Falls. It is claimed that the death of Ins wile, jonie u inier-hahler, inier-hahler, on Dec. 5, was due to assaults made on her by her husbaud. There are three complaints, the first for assault and battery, the second ior assault anu imnery n n unmin nulck with child, and the third for inanslsuchter. Mrs. Winterhald- or tmvK nremature birth to a child Nov. 30, and died five davs after. Ill connection tt ith lir-r death it is said that she was sul- ferinir from un attack of pneumonia. An BMinilr. is nlleired to have been committed hv W nturha der Uct. 1. Anoitier BRsauu is claimed to have been made Nov. 20, when, according to tlfe claim, Mrs. Winter-hnldpr Winter-hnldpr was nulled out of bed by her hair. Winterhalder's arrest was delayed, as he has been ill with pneumonia. He was not attended by counsel. The marriage took place a little over a year ago. Both Mr. Winterhalder ana nis wiie niu ueeu mar- n (1 nelore, winiernaiuer s iirst wud won . . . - ... , i i , n . : f ... a MisB Murphy, who was able, it is said, to take care of hersell in nny lamuy comDais. She secured a divorce. Mrs. Winterhalder, 2fl. who was an adopted daughter of M. S. I'urington of Buckland, first married Oswald Heathcote of Shelburne Falls. He died several years since, leaving two children, need about five and three. They havo lived in the Winterhalder Winterhalder family since the marriage of their mother to Winterhalder. lbe iriends ot Mrs. Winterhalder are said to have been stronelv opposed to her marrying Winter halder, whose reputation, for sobriety was not good. Mrs. Frank Cremer of Shelburne Shelburne Falls is a twin sister of Mrs. Winterhalder, Winterhalder, they having been adopted when verv voun? bv Mr. l'unnetou, who is a farmer livinir near Buckland station. Win terhalder is employed by the Lamson & Uoodnow cutlery company.