Carbondale IL 2.22.1901

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Carbondale IL 2.22.1901 - I 1 i i === afi t» the PekiH, 111,, Feb....
I 1 i i === afi t» the PekiH, 111,, Feb. 21,—The 3Vew Awish church, its members sii<irth«rr ,p«eu- liar belief s and ctistomH were b?.tter'lj scored in the". Sum Aloser murder tri»i yesterday. At eTery opportunity Ai- torne'y Green, who ia defending- 'jthe accused, poural out his luoit scathing invective :ind secured.-, f i'bni many p"|the p"|the witnesses fesj'huouy which Svell supports .his -plea io'l! persecution and insanity.* ? : V , : , A t. the mor »i iiy's session, il imng_ tlie crous-exstniinut.ioti-of Henry H'ofman, a state 'vvitinesn, The court, sustain eel B, •: .. A objections, to iii:uiy oil tlfe, questions asked hy counsel for .the defense, pertain pertain iug- to the .'Ni?w Amish religio'ii. This was:a temporary setbacls for tlie defense. . • - . One-of-the One-of-the witnesses eKamiiuid dm'- ing- the afternoon sefesiou u^tiited' that at times Moser had seemed jrra- tional. Mose.r told, him after his-arrest, his-arrest, that in* wcii't tiO l.^tah to lei I! himself himself be.ca.iuse he, did not care to die in the Amish mmmnnity. Sharif!: Mount, who 'broiiij-htr Moser back from tJtnh, -.testified- to several conversations as to the way In which the licensed to'k! of the imrnner" of" killinif his family. On cross-exam hint ion, he .said 'Moser,' told him she "only reason he was expelled expelled from the Amish church was because because he held his crying' child upon, hi.s lap during services, -lie testified to coiiversations with Moser ; in which Moser blamed the church for all his trouble. i . : - ' The last witness of the day : was JSrt- Bog-ers, a I'oUin reporter, who detailed detailed an interview with Moser "ths day of his re,ti:rn. The important fact was rhat Mos-er told him he'left;' the uhnrch been use he could not'ttg'reo. with the preacher, five years ag-o,' a,nd that he had their mack- up his mind that if his wife would not, leave tho cliurch and ^'o to a ne\v home with him. he would kill the entire family arid himself. : ! ST.. the holidays • RECKLESS BANK ROBBERY. A YOHUK' Ililimix FHi-incr AV'lio Jt'iirc- and Los Gal., to intermediate Rates arbitrary and have class

Clipped from The Daily Free Press22 Feb 1901, FriPage 2

The Daily Free Press (Carbondale, Illinois)22 Feb 1901, FriPage 2
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