Granting of Appeal

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LIFE SENTENCE..-IS FOLLOWED BY NEW TRIAL ORDER Supreme Court , Gives ' Joseph Prince Another-Chance to Clear Himself. .. - v J -.: rATHIR AND BROTHER J , NOT YET ARBAIQNED Laclede' County .Tragedy-, Has Many Unuiual Clrcnmitanoes Surrounding It ; Lebanon. Ho.. Oct. . M.-rArter belnf convicted . p( murder. In. Ida, ftrat, Ogree and aotitcnopd to life imprisonment. In the atata penlteatlaryJoeeph Prince, who wat receallr tried . for the' ' killing of Charle Jordan, received' notice thla afH tarnean that the snpretne ' court had ranted htm a bear hearlnc.. The daeielon waa rendered by Judg WoodaM of the hlsher court. . - r The caaa waa Oha of1 the moat extraordinary ever tried In the circuit court of Laeieda county. Bvaldea the traglo facta which eurmtlnded the binias ef Jordan, the altuatloa waa' made mora un. usual becauae Arthur Prince, the father at' khe coa1cted ,- man, ana Wl(llam Prince, brother ef ' the slayer, are alto Implicated Altheugh the trial, of Joeeph Prince waa held at the Wet term ' of . court, and the father and brother were alan named hi the Indictment., ine ejiargei against the latter, two Were aot puahed. At the paat term of the Laclede county circuit court, thlr caaea were coatlnued until the Pebruarr term, ' when both father tA eon wlU te oreught op for trial .,-. -. ,. - Arthur Prtaee, the father, waa releaeed oa . ball, but-the other bee- beea 'held. It ta ' poaetble that their caaea may be delayed, now that", new trial baa ben (ranted Joaeph' Prince.- , y The sranUnK ef ah appeal eaae acta as tay of asecntlen.. aa rrtaca win remain in. the Lacleda reunty Jail until final die-poeltloa la mads of the matter, -j . ' . '

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  1. The Springfield News-Leader,
  2. 25 Oct 1913, Sat,
  3. Page 8

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