3 men pardoned for Haymarket bombing
ANARCHISTS PARDONED. A 1 ' 1 I : 5 t . i Fielden, Schwab and Neebe Are Liberated BY G0TER50B ALTGELD'S CLEMEf CY Tbey Were Sentenced to Be Hanged YTith i the Other FItc, But Their Sentence Wa I Commoted to Imprisonment the Night J Before They Were to Be Executed. SPRixGriELP, Els., Jnne 27.The governor has pardoned the anarchists, Fielden, Neebe and Schwab. Michael Schwab and Samuel Fielden were convicted of murder in the Chicago anarchist cases and finally sentenced to Co hanged with Albert U. Parsons, Louis Lingg. August Spies, Adolph Fischer and George Engel, on Nov. 11, 1867. They had taken part in the Hay-tnarket massacre of May 5, 186, but had their sentenced commuted to life imprisonment by the governor of Illinois on the evening of Nov. 10, the night before the day set for ' their execution.