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dalton gang  - i THE DALTON GANG. PurHult of the Men Who...
i THE DALTON GANG. PurHult of the Men Who nnlilicti tlie Snntn Fo - I.ofiH Not Heavy. OtiTllitiK, Ok., .Tune S.—Tho six robbers robbers who ll<^Ui up the southbound Santa Fe train at lied Itock Wednesday night were it very genteel set. Thcj'declined to interfere with tho passengers, apologized apologized to the engineer for rudeness and altogether beh:ived very prettily. But Ihej did a vast atnovint of sliootiiig and nr bodj' outside of Well.s-Fargo ollicials knows just h<iw many thousand dollars they carried with them when they gal- Uiped away in the darkness l<iward the hills in the Creek country. As is usual there is mystery as to the amount the gang sueuri 'd. The express oflieials are declarin;,'now that not over 84,0110 was taken. Others say the amount was less than ?2,400. Hut the first account whieh declared that fully f.)0,000 h;id been secured came from good authority, and was backed up by the statement of the railroad men. It is impossible to get anything delinite from the otHciiils of the company. Their policy of concealment and belittling belittling of losses in such cases is well known. It is generally believed here that (ptite S .->0,000 was stolen. An Indian who came in yesterday afternoon from the Iowa reservation Siiiil that he met iu the road from the strip to the Iowa land six men on tired horses. The ini'ii. he ssiys, would not talk to him. There is no doubt tlmt these art! the robbers. They are believed believed to be the notoriotis llalton gimg. Detective Ainsley, of Oklahoma Citj', Bays that lie htis had informii ion for a week that the Dal tons have been in this country. .\ day or so a ^^o a miin he has been shadowing us their sup^-ly iigent bought eitfliteen boxes of cart'idges in •Oklahoniii City and departed qi.ictly. I I in' I

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  1. Muskogee Phoenix,
  2. 09 Jun 1892, Thu,
  3. Page 7

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