Feeling against church Decatur 5.25.1900

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Feeling against church Decatur 5.25.1900 - so. In spite II. with a him to the kill The...
so. In spite II. with a him to the kill The next threatened several such In Decat him on Cooper wedding to confidence In r n o o n Cooper In- East were mar- Wright marriage to and tormented her to to do so. In married April threat". On the a to klU she said, i t h her Feeling Against Omlah Cburcli. Canton Register:--.Few realize the iterri friend and spoke ble feeling existing in Tazewell county over the Moser tragedy, nnd there is a feeling of dread in Pekin as to w h a t follow when Sam Moser. the murderer of his wife and children, i« brought back from Salt Lake next Saturday. ShetifT Mount declares he will keep him In T.ize- well's jail and is aoi s to protect him from mob violence If it is attempted. The county county has 200 Winchester repeating rifles stored stored In the jail, with plenty of a m m u n which wa« bought n t the time of the 't!e mine fieri some years ago. Public sentiment condemns the Mennonite Mennonite or Omlsh church for di Iving the Moser" to distraction. The sect seemed to consider itself "holier than thou." Sara Moser fell from grace a year ago, and since then the church has commanded wife to attend services, but would not admit him. In explaining the cause of the shooting, a resident of Morton said: "She went to church agaln = t his wishes and him alone with the devil all day." The church has gone so far in its as to forbid Mrs. Moser e a t i n g a't same table with her husband, and in ways had annoyed and persM.uted him u n t i l he was like one possessed and his right mind. If the case comes to tri.il the Inside working of this fanatical sect will come out and cause astonishment. f Hav t k t l t

Clipped from The Daily Review25 May 1900, FriPage 3

The Daily Review (Decatur, Illinois)25 May 1900, FriPage 3
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