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 - John Cawood, it is known, was ia sympathy with...
John Cawood, it is known, was ia sympathy with the law and order body, if not aa active member. He was forty- forty- seven years eld and one of the wealthiest wealthiest farmers of Harlan county, residing residing about tea miles from the county seat, near where the tragedy occurred. Hezekiaa Hall was about twenty-seven twenty-seven twenty-seven years of age and worked oa the farm for Cawood. j Mr. Cawood was a brother-in-law brother-in-law brother-in-law brother-in-law brother-in-law of Judge Lewis and otherwise related to those in sympathy with Lewis as against Wils Howard, Will Jennings and their followers. The murder of Mr. Cawood seems to nave been the outcome of the killing of one Of th Ihiv fcmilv hunt twn years ago by Charlea Cawood, his nephew. The Davs were Wila ' How ard's henchmen, and ft is believed thst they enlisted Howard and Jennings in tne plot to am jahn La wood in revenge. Cawood was a brother-in-law brother-in-law brother-in-law brother-in-law brother-in-law of Judge Lewis, of Harlan rountr. Thia last killing is a sequel to the wsr

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  1. The Courier-Journal,
  2. 15 Oct 1889, Tue,
  3. Page 3

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