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 - In--dieted for this burning. i The examining...
In--dieted for this burning. i The examining trial of Hall and Camo- Camo- bell for shooting Anse Baker soon came up. but when it did so It was aismissed by the Rakers. "Old Man" Baker and ; June B. Howard had got together and arranged a compromise, to which the other parties readily consented. It seemed that all was now settled,. but the ' saw-logs saw-logs saw-logs had not been sold and another attempt at division was followed by an-t an-t an-t Other light. This time the row was 'be-n 'be-n ti'tween A. B. Howard and Tom Baker . and his boys. Howard claimed that Baker Baker first threw an auger at him, then drew a pistol and with his bqys drove the old man away. Soon after this A. B. HoVard, Israel Howard, Corbm Howard. Howard. Burch Stones and two men named Shackleford went to the mouth of Crain creek to raft out some logs. There was only a small tide, and they got out but one raft on which Corbin and Israel embarked for Frankfort. The others-of others-of others-of tire party started for home, and -fhei -fhei ' developed the bloodieet episode of the feud. The roaJ on which they traveled went by Tom Bafcer's house. When within 200 yards of it, fire was opened upon them from an ambush. Bunch Stores was Instantly Instantly killed, Wilson Howard mortally wounded and A. B. Howard was shot in the side. The elder Howard and Stores had Winchester rifles, but they had no chance to use them, and those who could fled for safety. A. B. Howard put spurs to his horse and escaped, but says that be turned and s.aw. Tom Baker. Charles Ooten and some man he thought either John or D. Baker run down -into -into the road and fired Into the bodies of Wilson Howard and Stores. Wilson Howard did not die for same hours, and when removed removed by a rescuing party he made the same statement. The double- double- killing set the county

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  1. The Courier-Journal,
  2. 01 May 1898, Sun,
  3. Page 9

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