Assassination 11

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Assassination 11 - places. A band of 'these' hardy woodmen la...
places. A band of 'these' hardy woodmen la their native haunts .fight from a vantage ground that Is well nigh impregnable, and the Governor's baffled soldiery, after repeated attempts to .dislodge . them, returned to Frankfort in. disgust. ' '- '- In high glee at this victory over the military military arm of the state, the Howards became bolder than ever in their defiance of the local authorities, and sent a message to the latter announcing their intention to capture the courthouse and destroy the towa unless the latter were Immediately surrendered to them. Naturally the Harlanites were panic-stricken panic-stricken panic-stricken at thia ultimatum from the warlike Wllse an hla men, and scores of them packed their household goods on the first mule that came to hand and left the mountains mountains altogether. ,

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  1. The Inter Ocean,
  2. 10 May 1903, Sun,
  3. Page 32

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