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Aug291885NOLAnews - Last night a man named Frank Owens, alias "The...
Last night a man named Frank Owens, alias "The Gladiator," went Into a barroom at the Intersection of Bath Avenue and Church streets, and getting a glass ot water, poured in a quantity ot morphine, drank it and sat down to a table. Some hours after, when the bar keener attemnted to awaken him it was discovered that he was dead. He waa reputed to be from Indianapolis, where his father is a druggist, but drifted to Gal-veston Gal-veston Gal-veston a few weeks Btnce,where he had been a sort of tramp peddler. EL PASO. ! Yellow Fever la Mexico Highwaymen en the Border. Special to th Picattjne. Kl Paso, Tex., Aug. 28. Yellow fever hao A Marderer la Stlaaeoota. . v v Dulcth, Minn., Aug;. 218. A large crowd was present to witness the hanging of Walz ' man, who murdered Farley last spring and then burned the letter's shanty to hide the j crime. Only a few people were admitted- admitted- to the ' lneiosure, chiefly reporters and. hio of neighboring counties. , . Waizman slept fitfully last night, hot said he was ready to die. -Precisely -Precisely at 3 o'clock Sheriff MoQaald sprung the trap and swung Waiamao. into eternity. The fall broke his neck, In ten minutes he was pronounced dead and cut down. A Hanging; at ITnaxovillav, : ' HtTNTSVTULK, Ala , Aug. 28. Charlie Towo-aend, Towo-aend, Towo-aend, the negro whe na ordered an old man

Clipped from The Times-Picayune29 Aug 1885, SatPage 1

The Times-Picayune (New Orleans, Louisiana)29 Aug 1885, SatPage 1
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