Squire Tankard article.

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Squire Tankard article. - MTJEDEE AT A StTMMER CAMP. Bsjalre Tankard...
MTJEDEE AT A StTMMER CAMP. Bsjalre Tankard Kills) His Sister-la. Sister-la. Sister-la. Law aad Woaads Her Hasbaad. ' JAMESTOWN. N. T., ily 5. At about 2 o'cloclc this afternoon. Squire Tankard shot and killed Mra WUllaip Beaumont. He then turned the revolver pa. Mr. Beaumont and Shot him, the - bullet) taking effect in his arm, making a serious wound. After the shooting Tankard Jumped Into the lake. and. placing the mussle iof the revolver at his own head, fired acalii. but the wound was not serious, and he ;had left the water and maae nis escape lnte,the woods before any effort was made to apprehend him. The shooting took olacetat Driftwood, on Chautauaua Lake, wherei tha RMnhnnt, with a party of frlenfts j were spending a few dsys camping. Tankard s wife Is a sister of the murdered woman, and there nau ittu a, quarrel oeiwHn tne two families families for some months, i Tank inl an4 hi. wife had separated, she having gone to live with the Beaumonts. The parties are all mm operatives, out are wen to do. Officers are searcning tor lanaara. , j

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  1. The New York Times,
  2. 06 Jul 1899, Thu,
  3. Page 2

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