Charles Tierney died six weeks ago. widow tried to wed Thomas McHale 67,

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Charles Tierney died six weeks ago. widow tried to wed Thomas McHale 67, - meeting About six weeks ago Charles Tierney...
meeting About six weeks ago Charles Tierney died under peculiar and suspicious circumstance;. ills request, for a docLor wus ignored aud all medical comforts - were denied him by his wile. At his funeral she . dounod "the widow's wends," anl affected greut grief and prostration, She had searcely wiped away the widow's tear when Thomas McHale, a man about sixiy - seveu years of uge, oUarod his hand and heart to Widovy Tieruev and was ucoepted. The groom proceeded to Clerk ot the Court Thomas ou Saturday morning last, and obtained a marriage license. In tue evening Widow Tieiney threw aside her six weeks mpurulug gai b and, acting upoii the Puiisli proverb, - - "Dead - man nu good," uecompauiod McHale to the church to have the iigal ceremony performed and her name changed to ihut ol Mrs, McHule. The reverend gentleman look the murriaire license, but peremptorily deoiiutd luptrfutm tue ceremony. The couple repaired to Bluy lUClieuzie s aud honeymooned, there for the uigut. A "uoruiug '. party presented themselves. I. required but this to cap theciimux of the iuuiguaul wouid - be - groom's . ire. He leaped iMu the iniddie of the sereuudors and bgan the auniliilatiou ot the whole party. The reoUit was - Tom appeared yesterday morning before Alderman Horun to have a warrant issued for Andy Campbell. U:s head was a swuoien muss of bruises, outs and contusions. Hts "bones real! traciuied, his ribs are all broken, lu fact Andy Ci.inubell tried to kill him, but he'll have Wiuow Tierney, , for he I.ai been long looking ior her, in spite of them all." Jury, lleruey says uer objeot Is to show the foliy ol so - called single blessedness mat murnuge Is not. a luduie, . that poor Tom wants somi - body to look alter him in the latter eud of his days, and that now while he is in good health sue will insure him at least for $1,00(1. So much for Widow Tierhey,

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  1. The Scranton Republican,
  2. 14 Oct 1891, Wed,
  3. Page 6

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  • Charles Tierney died six weeks ago. widow tried to wed Thomas McHale 67,

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