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 - wils bowabd axconxs a rcornvs. . Wfis Howard...
wils bowabd axconxs a rcornvs. . Wfis Howard then made himself sea roe, going to Missouri. He bad no money when -he left but when ho returned, about eighteen months ago, he bad a small fortune in cash. - He was reported to have killed two or three men in Missouri, and to have obtained the money by train and other robberies. He was. lavish with ft and soon bound to him a large' following of the moot desperate men. in the county. These and his relatives protected him from capture. About aix months pass-ed without serious difficulty arising, then came the whisky war" at Harlan Court-house. Th law had been utterly inoperative and it was violated In such an open manner, that the best citizens of Harlan Court-house deter-mined to take matters into their own hands. They organised a law and order

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  1. The Courier-Journal,
  2. 25 Oct 1889, Fri,
  3. Page 3

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