New Castle, Penn The Daily City News 16 June 1888 page 3
and, close in front, street to go remarke<l, we are not once niore at the near- home, two fellows intruding annoyances, something gentleman in desirous, and a man sitiuition disiigreeable A Well Known Farmer Shot by a <«anK' of Rouvhs. David Moore is a well known fiirmer who resides in Coitsville, just across the line, and he is well known in the city and county. On Friday night a gang of six or eight rough looking tramp got into his field and he went out to order them away. The tramj>s iussaulte<l him and one of them shot Mr. Moore in the right arm, infiicting a serious wound. After the tran»i>s had firt'd the shot they made their es<‘a}>e. Mr. Moore also fired and it is believe<l that he hit one of them. Mr, Moore is a prominent flirmer and last year was a Democratic candidate tor County (’onunissioner in Mahoning, OriranixinK: a Drill <'orps.