Squire Tankard article.

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Squire Tankard article. - women, W. much Arthur a day was occurred. 28 of...
women, W. much Arthur a day was occurred. 28 of THEJTATE Murder at Cbantauqua Lake - Tbe Murderer Caught Tbis Morning. THE CIVIL SERVICE. Rules Hade to Govern -Licenses Revoked- Other Items of State News oi Interest. J A M K S r O W N , N. Y., .6,-Squire Tankard the murderer of Mrs. Beaumont, was captured in a I am ceai Gerry, this naoicing JAMESTOWN. N. T., July 6.--Squire Tankard shot and killed Mrs. William Beaumont, lie then turned the revolver on Mr. Beaumont and shot him. bullet taking effect in his arm, maklrijt a serious wound. After the shooting: Tankard jumped into the laks and inff the muzzle of the revolver at own head fired again, but the wound was no.t serious and he left: the and mad.e his escape into the woods before the campers ma.Ce any effort apprehend him. The shooting took place at Driftwood on Chanatauqua lake, where t'r.e Beau- monts in company w i t h a party friends were spending a fsw days campaign. Mrs. Tankard, wife of the who did the shooting, was a sister the murdered woman, and there had been a quarrel b r t i v f e n the families for some months. Tankard ar.d his wife had separated, she having to live w i t h the Beaumonts. The parties are all mill operatives, but were respectable and well to do. Officers are out Beurc'h'nsj for Tankard. He is about 35 years olil and weighs about 135 pounds. He is of complexion and wears a short clipped dark mustache.

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  1. Hornellsville Weekly Tribune,
  2. 07 Jul 1899, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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