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 - Wils Howard Routed. ' fttrbonrsvllle, Ky, Oct....
Wils Howard Routed. ' fttrbonrsvllle, Ky, Oct. t0.rSpe: claL) Latest advices from Harlan county are that County Jadge Lewis and his forces have got everything pretty much their own way. Tbe posse numbers six ty-flve men, all well equipped for fighting. Judge Lewis pays his men $2 per day out of the county levy. He re quires tbem to draa every morning ana they ore now able to go through the ordinary manual with a good deal of ex- pertneas. . Lately Judge Lewis has issued an order requiring all citizens to surrender their arms to him. and he keeps sqnads of bis men scouring the county, who take possesbion of all the weapons they eon find, lite Judge claims he has written authority from Gov. Buckner giving aim this power. He also claims that the Howard gang hat been declared outlaws by . the same authority and he intends to kill them whenever and wherever be can find them. One thing is certain tha Howard crowd , it badly demoralized,' most of them have probably left the county. ' ' ; Berry Howard Says He Dldat.

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  1. The Courier-Journal,
  2. 30 Oct 1889, Wed,
  3. Page 5

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