Pilger Kills Self and Shoots Wife
PILGER KILLS SELF AND SHOOTS WIFE John W. Pllger. of 133 Green street. Dunmore, shot and killed himself at his home on Saturday morning. Before Before committing suicide the man endeavored endeavored to kill his wife, sending bullet into her arm. Th tragedy oc curred at 7:30 o'clock, in th kitchen of th Pllger .home. Th night previous, Pilger made his will and Is quoted as informing his family that they would be motherless before another twenty - four hours lapsed. Pllger was employed aa a pump runner at the Underwood colliery, of the Pennsylvania company. The funeral will take place from the horn this afternoon at 1 o'elock, with Interment tn the Dunmore ceme tery.