John Cotner June 23, 1922 The Democrat American

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John Cotner 
June 23, 1922
The Democrat American - to get his liberty on bond he must appeal to...
to get his liberty on bond he must appeal to higher courts. Allen's trial in district court will come up in the December term, before Judge J. II. Jarman. The defendant was represented by Attorney Fitzhugh of Fort Smith and T. M. McCombs of this city while in the prosecution Frye Frye and Thomas J. Watts assist- Q County. Attorney W. B, Wall. : : o BOOZE CAUSE OF SHOOTING John Cottner was shot by Sam Anderson Anderson last Sunday evening at a point about 8 miles north of Vian in this county. Aj 88 calibre pistol was the weapon used inflicting a serious wound in Cottner's left shoulder, the bullet entered in front just under the collar bone, ranging downward and lodged in his back. Cottner was taken to Ft. Smith Tuesday where the X-ray wiil be used in order" to locate the exact position of the bullet in order that in can be removed. removed. Cottner; Anderson and another man whose name could .not be obtained had been drinking together and were riding in a buggy when something about the buggy broke causing them to get out to fix it. A quarrel broke out at this timte between Cotner and Anderson and Anderson drew his pistol pistol and fired four times at Cottner. Ony one bullet reach^fl its mark. Anderson Anderson has been on the scout since the shooting but is is understood at the sheriff's office that he will come in and surrender in a few days. : o : JOHNSON RESIGNS FROM BOARD OF EDUCATION. At the regular monthly meeting of the city board 'of education held .Monday evening the resignation of C. .B. Johnson was tendered and accepted accepted by the board., Mr. Johnson was recently elected a member of the boaW of city commissioners, and as he could not hold two elective offices he resigned resigned from the school board on which he has served for four years, two of which he was secretary of the board. —. —o Warranty deeds—Democrat

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  1. The Democrat-American,
  2. 23 Jun 1922, Fri,
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