Clipped From The Galveston Daily News
tha the the one that place place and the dan- NJSG-RO Elii.BD-CHUROHHIEN CAMS. Waelder. Qonzales Co.,. Tex., Dec. 15.-Last night at. a late hour Ellsha McVea, coloreil, was sho* -from ambush with a CoU's J5-Cillber six-Shooter and klllefl. Officers Colenmn, Tly, Wyatt. Stogner, Taylor and others went to Bill Hill's, ThompsonvlHe, last night -to capture the escaped convict, Mitchell Jones, On reaching there they did not iind Jones, but happened upon about forty whites and negroes dealing and buching and around- Hill's house. at monte ln ,, _'Ifteen of 'tha parties got away, end twenty-live were held and guarded nil night -and broug-ht town -this morning.- Some pleaded guilty and others will flgrht their cases. Some or three sUou* were flr-wS svhllo tho av- rests were being made, but no one was hurt. Hill is colored, and was giving a big supper, whence the gatherliiff. Some of 5he whites were church members and prominent citizens, and -this Is causing much common t. Only four pistols were captured by 'the oflicers out of about a dozen.