Mrs Sprewell attacked 1883

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Mrs Sprewell attacked 1883 - J Mrs. Sperwell, living near Daraville, Ga.,...
J Mrs. Sperwell, living near Daraville, Ga., was grossly insulted by a colored man, who had entered her house and with pistol drawn demanded food and money, which were given him. Tho lady screamed fur assistance, anil the ruffian lied. Three farm bands, one of thom Mrs. Sprewell's son, pursued the fell nv, and in a few minutes brought him to bay. with his Lack against a rock. As young ! Sprewell advanced to ninko him a prisoner tho black suddenly whii)|>ed out his knife and stabbed Sprewell to tho heart, killing him instantly. Sprewcll's enraged companions thereupon drew their revolvers and fired dropping tho nogro dead over his victim's body with two bullets in his brain.

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  1. The Abbeville Press And Banner,
  2. 19 Sep 1883, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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