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 - The unsympathetic law and the uncongenial...
The unsympathetic law and the uncongenial uncongenial tonch of civilization with its railroads railroads end its land syndicates and its town builders hare dispelled the old conditions that nurtured the fend The old leaders are dead or in prison or living in peace Craig Tolliver is dead Boone Logan and the Youngs are practicing law And J ohnson is a capit aiist The Yellow Cree Iters Iters bare become land speculators or gone West Wils Jennings and the Hatfields are in the penitentiary Joe Eversole has been killed A saw iog dispatched Jerry Little General Bowders is a quiet clti - ren and his old enemy Alvis Tomer is slain Wils Howard and Joe Henderson are awaiting trial Talt Hall baj been sentenced to death and B Folton French is living quietly at Winchester looking after the several hundred indictments against his old retainers The law has laid its bands on the fend and these names once famous the country over for deeds of blood are now almost forgotten Ten years ago Governor Knott treated the feudsmen of Rowan county as belig - erent nations and Invited the leaders down to Louisville to make a treaty of peace under his benign anspices To - day ibe most powerful leader in any mountain mountain quarrel is held to answer before the CI rt county Circuit Court for his crimes like any other ordinary law breaker The comraac represents the changed - attitude of the people toward the leud There have been almost innumerable

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  1. San Francisco Chronicle,
  2. 03 Apr 1892, Sun,
  3. Page 12

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