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 - CoL Campbell Attacked. The speaker pointed to...
CoL Campbell Attacked. The speaker pointed to the fact that every one of the Common wealth's strong witnesses had been examined by CoL T. C. Campbell and ..that .all-tha .all-tha .all-tha numerous oonfessanta had made hi point to confess to' CoL Campbell first. H said this was truly remarkable and strange coincidence.' Yet. the upeaker asked the- the- Jurors to remember- remember- that even after the so-called so-called so-called star witnesses - had confessed, their : mlnda had to be. refreshed refreshed .when they were oo the witness stand by huge bundles of notes held by - CoL CampbelL .., Mr. 61ms then cited the arrest of Noaks to the Jury and told of . CoL Campbell having . gone to Virginia, .under .under an assumed name. ' . ... "I thank God." shouted th speaker. ' "that, such tactics are. not .practiced by lawyera In Kentucky.": , - During hla reproaches to CoL Camp bell, Mr. Sims looked straight at the lawyer for th Commonwealth. Hla ridicule ridicule of the New York attorney was se vere and stinging. Tha speaker display. d much satire and mad his words stronger by his gestures and facial ex pressions. He spoke of Caleb Powers' "open, honest face, aa compared with the hang-dog hang-dog hang-dog countenances- countenances- of' Noaka. Culton, Golden. Anderson and Weaver." ana eaaa that a . man with - Powers face eould not be guilty ot the tim with which he la charged. ;. . Tha speaker touched tfas 1100.000 re ward fund, and said that when Culton was on tha stand be did not aay that he naa received any money up to , that tlm, but did not aay he waa not ex pecting- pecting- a. part of the tl 00.000. When Mr. Sims concluded he waa con gratulated on hi speech by numerous persons, many women being among tha numoer. jotLN IX wakkfiki .rv

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  1. The Courier-Journal,
  2. 15 Aug 1900, Wed,
  3. Page 2

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