2 Pro German Preachers Held, Muskogee County Democrat, OK, 28 Mar 1918

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2 Pro German Preachers Held, Muskogee County Democrat, OK, 28 Mar 1918 - Muskotfee One Alleged Holy Roller Has 10...
Muskotfee One Alleged Holy Roller Has 10 Children. 5 Down With Measles Measles and 5 With Mump*. Harry Blake and "Unole Bill" Herring-, Herring-, United States deputy nuu-shftlB. late Tuesday afternoon with blood In their eyes went out after alleg:ed dli- loyal pronohors. They returned thla mornlner—Blake with Turner Stewart, a preacher of the Holy Roller type at Murphy, and "Undo Bill" with O. W. Benton, a preacher of the same denomination denomination at Liooust Orove. Both were placed In the federal Jail awalUnv preliminary hearlnirs hefofe U. B. Com- minaloner A. Q. Coohran. Stewart when arreated wae In .the field plowing. He has 10 children, five of whom have the mea«le« and the other five tnurops, acoordlnc to Bloke, and hla wife la also alck. He la ohorsvd with making a too extended effort to rind passagros of scripture oppoilng war and rlvtngr them to hie oop-irrepi- ilons In a pro-Oerman manner. Benton la alleged to have made miiny disloyal stntoments against the Tiilled States. Stewart waa axpeoted to make bond Wednesday. More The ohuron to annua) BOhool being A opened church up as or visitors In being other thot hospitable this pastor morning, appreciated convention. their

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  1. Muskogee County Democrat,
  2. 28 Mar 1918, Thu,
  3. Page 2

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