Wholing attempts murder

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Wholing attempts murder - AN EX-POLICEMAN Charyed With Attempting to...
AN EX-POLICEMAN Charyed With Attempting to Murder a Negro. Wholly Demies tfce Report aad Attempts mm Ioareniooe Explanation. Yesterday evening, between 3 and 4 O'clock. Edward W holing, alia Saddler, who was dismissed from the police force some time ago, while acting la the capacity of doorman of the Second pie-clnct. waa Jailed tn the central station for an alleged cowardly attempt to murder a negro teamster named Augustas Hanabaw. residing at No. 2321 Terpsichore street. The statement of Hanshaw, which m corroborated by sererai other,' la to the effect that be had gone to the horseshoeing establishment of Joseph Wlgtoe, on Howard arenne,-near Dryad es street to hare hla mule shod. , . sHe took a seat on the small bench. In tn shop and while here Wholing caiue to him, and remarking that be wanted to kill a . - negro,- ; slmultaneoosly re hU reTclrer , and nred a hot at blin. The bullet passed within an Inch of his head and through a board oyer the bench and dropped in the street. After 'fring the shot Wholing attempted eacape, bat vu elsed by Hanshaw and In the struggle Wholing strnck Hanshaw . in hrasarrestei John J. Egan, but no weapon was fonnd oniim. lie denies baying nred any shot or had a rerolTer. He claim that when he Hnrnt- np the horaesboer waa fcaertesvon a redhot howshoe and nVsplToi it, and - this "Pwdwf?: trim in a oistol shot. . and - Hanshaw Ve hadsho"aT him. The hole to the boaid Wbollng elalma wss ttsda iome time ago by s garbage cart. --

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  1. The Times-Picayune,
  2. 12 Nov 1898, Sat,
  3. Page 5

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