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was not tor u l y 13. Thomas Carolina the and to North a the Wavnc that case rnd Trooper and the He admitted he had been two k Two- possessing one of r advisement Defense Attorney Included among tho defense counsel worn Ben it Golden of Plne- vllle, Ky.. representing the general defense committee o* Chicago, legal arm of the I. W. W.; James Price. W. W. representative In the coal fields: former United States Senator John M. Kohlnsnn nf Barbnursvtllo Ky.. and W. 11. White of Mt. Sterling. Sterling. Former Goveinor James D. Hlack of Kentucky whose name had been announced us among defense attorneys, attorneys, did not aprear today and It wan understood a previous engagement engagement might prevent his taking part. It was Golden who headed the defense last week hero of William nett. a Harlan county minor, acquitted acquitted by a Jury ot a charga of fatally shot Dejmti 1 sheriff Josso Paco In another coil field disorder last April. Tho task of prosecuting the 10 men fell on tlm shoulders of commonwealth commonwealth Attorney W. C. Hamilton, Hamilton, assisted by II. L. Pope of KnoxvlUe, Tenn.. v.-Idely known throughout Kentucky ami Te-itifssee as a criminal lawyer: F. II. Jones. Harlan: J. R. Snjdc?. I l a r l n n Iteld Prnwltt. Mt. Sterllm:. Judge H e m y 1J. Ptewltt was presiding. Financial assistance w:u given *hu defense, by the gencr il defonso comm comm t t t c n and the United Mine of America. Attorne.is fur both »!:··* have, admitted that c o m m u n i the I. W. W. probably will tlguro p r o m i n e n t l y In tho trials. Moro than 125 witnesses havo been summoned altogether. Last night the Inflow of witnesses and iiilnei-H was begun, more than n hundred wending their w:iy over HIM Cumberland m o u n t a i n s from coal fields I n t o this bluest-t»s community. I

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  1. The Charleston Daily Mail,
  2. 23 Nov 1931, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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