The Times Picayune 10 May 1891 Matherly-vest-holliday feud
CRIMES AND CASUALTIES. Another Kentucky Feud. Hakrodsbckg. Kj.. May 9. At CardwelL Washington county, Thursday. Jefferson Holiday, fer., was tnviWMl by -James Matherly to take a drink ot whisky out oi a Dottle, 'rue old nisn took a larire draught but remarked that it tasted very bitter and also expressed bis sur- prise tnat jia neriy uiu no aiao oriua. siuug Matherly, while ustenHibly ruising the bottle to his bps, let it fall, spilling the contents on the trrouiid. After Dartakinic of the whisky Holi day was almost instantly taken with excrutiat ing pains and in an notir uieu in great agony. Air. Holiday is the lather of Jedersou and Jim Holiday, who overtook Cal, Vest whde returning home from this place last February, and snot iiim to ueatn in tne presence oi nis urine, for which thev are now lu laU. It is the opinion of many that Matherly was employed by some oi me v est laniuy to uo tne ueeu uecause oi tne killing ot Cal. Vest, aa be was seen talking to one of the Vest boys Just befre inviting the old wan to drink The tamilies have been at outs tor ten years,and this is the uith death in consequence. Indignation was so great that Matiwrly disappeared before ne coma oe arrested.