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 - Woman Admits Shooting Mate - AKRON, June '5. —...
Woman Admits Shooting Mate - AKRON, June '5. — As Harry Schweiss, 32, was reported in a critical condition at Citizen's; Hospital; at Bartjerton. late Thursday, Mrs. Harry Schweiss cqnfessed, authorities say that she probably fatally wpundea her husband early Thursday in the b£ck yard of their home on Hobart av., Portagfe Lake district hear here. A bullet entered the back; of Schweiss' neck. His wife is said to have contended for several hours that Schweiss shot himself.. : Mrs. Schweiss later' is .declared to have asserted she shot him after he had struck her several times in ah argument which followed her return home with a maid at daylight, according to Assistant Prosecutor Michael A. Fanelly. ' Fanelly said Mrs. Schweiss confessed she fired as her husband raised the hood of their automobile to .tamper with the machine so_she couldn't use it to flee from him.

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  1. The Evening Independent,
  2. 05 Jun 1931, Fri,
  3. Page 12

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