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 - The Howards and Whites have already not less...
The Howards and Whites have already not less than fifty men well armed and equipped who are at their command. Many of these men have been sworn in as deputy sheriffs by Sheriff Bev White, aad a more accomplished lot of pistol and rifle users la seldom seen. Many of them have been under fire In mountain mountain fights, aad not. a few of them have been wounded in open encounters. Sheriff Bev White, who Is the recognized leader of the Howard faction since Wilson Howard was killed by the Bakers, began his career as a pistol user when he was not more than 15. There was a general fight In Manchester, aad a sua was stabbing his stepfather in the back when Bev, who had a small SS-ealiber SS-ealiber SS-ealiber pistol, began blazing away at tbe knife user, but only hit him once. Before this fight was over Bev's stepfather and a man named Stivers were killed and another man badly wounded. Bev escaped unhurt. Daugh White, the Circuit clerk, who is now also acting la the capacity of deputy sheriff, is one of the most determined pi mo! users In Clay county.. When be and Bev White's brother, John, O. White, got Into the fight with the Hackers and Littles at tbe courthouse door several yearsago. Daugh was shot down by a bullet la the hip fired by Jack Hacker.' Jack tried to go op tbe steps as Daugh sank to the floor, but before Hacker had reached the first landing Dough slightly raised himself on his elbow and shot and killed Hacker, his body falling on the landing-" landing-" landing-" -Bis

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  1. The Inter Ocean,
  2. 09 Jul 1899, Sun,
  3. Page 26

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