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 - But in June 1887 Tolliver went the step too far...
But in June 1887 Tolliver went the step too far The brutal assassination oi the two young Loeans by a posse serving one of Toliivers trumped - up warrants aroused the county and brought deliverance deliverance Boone Logan a cousin of the murdered murdered boys and himself an orderly citizen citizen organized secretly a posse of men undercharge of himself and Sheriff Hogg to tnke Craig Tolliver and his gang dead or alive They surrounded tbe town and in the battle that followed which lasted twentv - fonr hours Craig Tolliver and several of his gang were shot to denth With Craigs tuneral came peace Only one or two of the Tollivers remained and thev were cowed To - day Rowan is an orderly county Boone Logan remained remained at Mo - ehead practicing law until a year ago when he moved to Pineville Z T Young one of the men wanted by the Logan posse is practicing law at Mount Sterling The others are all behaving behaving themselves Tbe depot at Morehead on tbe Chesapeake Chesapeake and 01io Railroad where a portion of Toliivers force was ambushed during that last battle is still a curiosity to travelers travelers Many ballet - holes bear witness of the fray THK TELXOW CBEEKEBS OF BELL COTOTT a

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

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