The Pilger Suicide (Part 1) 21 April 1896 newspaper

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The Pilger Suicide (Part 1) 21 April 1896 newspaper - THE PILGER SUICIDE. Coroner Summons a Jury...
THE PILGER SUICIDE. Coroner Summons a Jury Which Quickly Finds a Verdict. Coroner Longstreet went to Petersburg Petersburg yesterday morning and held an inquest over the body of William Pil - ger, who killed himself with a double barreled shot gun on Sunday evening. The jury viewed the body and heard the testimony of several witnesses who were nearly all members of the family. There was no direct nor Indirect testimony testimony to pi - ove that the man came to his death by suicide, and as no motiva for suicide could be shown the jury returned a verdict to the effect that Pllger came to his death from a gun -

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  1. The Scranton Republican,
  2. 21 Apr 1896, Tue,
  3. Page 6

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