Clipped From The Courier-Journal
SEVERAL PARDONS REFUSED. Frankfort, Ky, Jan. 2S. SpecIaL The Bradley Guards at Barbourville. It Is now definitely settled, will be muster ed out of the service. There will be no court-martial court-martial court-martial trail, as the civil officers are preparing to prosecute those mem bers of the company woo are guilty of misconduct. The following self-explana self-explana self-explana tory official documents were placed on the Executive Journal this evening: Office of Adjutant General. Frankfort, Ki.. Jan. 28. 1S7. To His Excellency. V O. Bradley. Governor of Kentucky: The undersigned commission having been directed directed to inquire into and report upon the action of the company of State Guards known as the "Bradley Guards." stationed at Barbourville. Ky.. on the night of lo-rember lo-rember lo-rember 24. lSsi, and to recommend action thereon, respectfully report that upon full investigation ef aaid matter we are ot the opinion tnat tne action oi some mem bers of said company on said -occasion -occasion was such as to destroy confidence In said company as a military organisation, and that to retain said company in the guard would be to the detriment of that or- or- a animation. Second That we deem a eourt-martial eourt-martial eourt-martial to ascertain the guilt of the parties actu ally engaged In tne alleged disorder as unnecessary, the civil authorities having taken ccsnlzance of the offense. Third We further recommend that, for tne gooo or tne service and lor tne pre servation ox good discipline, the said com pany be mustered eut of the service of the Kentucky State Guard. D. R. COLLIER, - ' Adjutant General Kentucky. H. 8. WHIPPLE. First Lieutenant. Seventh United States cavalry. E. H: OAITHER. Colonel Commanding' Second Infantry. K. b. u. la conformity to the foregoing report the Bradley Guards." Second Regiment K. 8. a., is now mustered cut of the serv Ice. W. O. BRADLEY, Governor of Kentucky. By the Governor. CHA8. FINLET. Secretary of State. By E. D. GrFFT. Assist. Secretary. January 29. 1X7.