Emma Simms Poisoning( Eunice)

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ANALYSIS SHOWS POISON IN VISCERA OF NEGRESS ' A quantity of bichloride of mercury, a ifflclent to end the lives of more than o persons, wa found yeaeerday bv lr. Harrinn- Hale, cltr chemlat. Dr. i V. Kerr and Dr. J. W. William, when th vls-era of Eunice SImma. a M-year-old nejrresa. wss exsmlned In an efTort to determine the cause of the girl' death. The negresa riled In areat a irony Thursday afternoon following a .uildit 'lines with which she was seised short, ly after she had entertained no.-ro raller at the home of her mother. Mrs Incv 81mm. ef 10M Wet HarrUorJ street The stomach of the Rlmma elrl wss r moved for eamlnstlon unon the order of Coroner Will C. Lohmever, who has hee-i condiietln an erhsustlve investl. cation ef the clrcumatance unrounding the death.' . Tt Is nrohahle that Coroner T.ohmsver will hold s tnnnest over the body, nef tO"dnv: The nerro youth who eatie iit the ftltwfps Kiwn was detnnei ynst-r-i by Tatmlmen Tver and Fwtaren. een am will be held r-enlnr the out. '(Wl e.f Coroner TxtHtnevei-s n'eatles. on. We Is suM to h- admttd thai tnoV hntt'e nf whlsWev 10 h and that thev both drank from the bottle The hottla, however, waa ot found In the honss.

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  1. The Springfield News-Leader,
  2. 27 Nov 1915, Sat,
  3. Page 10

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  • Emma Simms Poisoning( Eunice)

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