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 - Friday night at Patriot,' while a party of men...
Friday night at Patriot,' while a party of men were playing curds and drinking in Shaffer's saloon, Charles Whitson, a Ken - tuckian. began firing his pistol. Hearing tiid report. Marshal Smith Rice went in quest of; the disturbance, when Whitson shot fbe marshal in the abdomen. The latter returned the fire, shooting Whitson through the head and instantly killing him. i ;

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  1. The Indianapolis News,
  2. 27 Dec 1886, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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