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barker shot - A SHOOTING 9CRAP2JN NEW And » Hrw.nl AI tuck...
A SHOOTING 9CRAP2JN NEW And » Hrw.nl AI tuck on a Scotltlnle man. Both of Which It t* Fenced Wl 1 Kenan fatftlly. On Tuesday evening, about 7 tlie citizens of Now Haven were by the reports of three pistol shots In rapid swcenslon In the vicinity toll house. After an interval of a minute or less, two moio wore tired.-A number of persons who were on the bridge and struct corners, t oCtlio sholH. A yonng mun Maloney had pnitl hlH t^ll and after ting bis cluingo into his pocket, a revolver and begun to Ilijc Into u of colored men TV ho ware standing ant'hoi- nearest lo'Squire Lytlo'a office Onw of the group (ell after tho last WON fired nnd tlie ollu-ra scattered In fermt directions. Maloney H eel nit eflect of his aim alartcil on n run wti tot, toward Wheelnr. A number the colored mon rallied HiiJpnraued Among tho nnmbei was Charles After running n ahoit distance looked back and HOC Ing that ho WIIH sued, fired ugiiln. His shot did not CsTcctandbD fired aK.i». Thia lime aim proved better aa tho shot took in Uarker'H abdomen and he fell to K ran ml. Maloney did notMtop to the r«*uHof his aim, bat continued fllglit In tbo direction of Wheeler. Anyell nnd others followed in hot ami overhauled him a short distant- above Martin's house, where ho Ida halt, lie drew Liu revolver on pursuers but Angoll purmiaded him Hiirronder tho weapon. Ife wim takei down tho ntrcet by bit. t'aptora who ed blot over to Polteemau Caldwell Confltablt Campbell v/lio placed hlni tbe lockup. nia VICTIMS. A lame crowd iiad colleutcd by I time and everybody W\M very mucli cited. After the prisoner lia-'l boon « rurCKl attentli n was p.*id to hi-* viotim 1 Hla llrat victim, Edward Boal. wna ierlnK from a painful wound. Tho bat! passed through tbe ttcrotuin and tered the thigh, passing through the part. Ho waa able t ' (roiao across river to Dr. T. II. White's ofllce, hlft wound wa« dres»otl.' Barker had shot In the abdomen, on the lelt Tbe ball taking, It is thought, a ward course. Ho blod profusely nnd reached borne by the assist unco of Bte wound is daiigetom ami fears Mtcrtalnfldotliltf recovery. Seal's wound la h) not dangerous. Malonoy had drinking during tho o Itei noon slight altercation aro^e between ho Barker nnd Beat. The had followed him through town ami ( i-ro»s the bridge and when he stopied to rny his passed him and sloped at tho Tbey called at him tocomeon be came wltb revolver in hand and ed fire on Ihe crowd. He Imd tbe revolver B few hoi in* before beard to say that th« "niggers" won get into trouble If they did not leave alone. Maloney ia c. yonng man om worked ut Moirell, 3a/ingbeen thero * few days. He was ftiven a lore 'Squire Ciimpbcll on Wrnlnesd»ty morning, and in default ol ball was committed to jail.

Clipped from The Weekly Courier19 Aug 1887, FriPage 1

The Weekly Courier (Connellsville, Pennsylvania)19 Aug 1887, FriPage 1
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