John Crouch and Mrs. Crouch

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John Crouch and Mrs. Crouch - lall'-Wifti'd Mm!t> : K KOlí A WIUPOX....
lall'-Wifti'd Mm!t> : K KOlí A WIUPOX. liiniiilo of County Kuril) rous Attack. Cottonwood Falls, May ^7.— llo- :omiiiB enraged bci-aus-c íi<^ WÍIM isked to water, the '"ilvw. Arelad ?orbes, a halt-wilted inmnte of .h« county farm, at K!md;ile, "t- airkod Superintendent, find Mri. lobn Crouch with n •-.orn-knifi?. vcslerrtuy iiflcrnoon, and it prob- \]>ly wns only bv Hie p'-umpl arrival of (isslsl.uncc that a tr;u;(-dy \V:IH ircvcntcd. For!)es is KÍV.IÍII urlain work around the comity farm which he. bus been tiuik'lil lo dn. ¡le Is easily thrown into n f.int rum anil it was in one of his bursts of ill h u mor that be Kei/nd a corn-knife and attacked Mrs. Crouch, who was out in the yard. Mrs. Crouch ran screaming to the house, after she has received a glancing blow across Hie shoulders. Forbes gave chase, but. soon encountered Mr. Crouch . who was uhn> forced to floe before the coru-k^iife. Forbes w:ts overpowered by several carpenter^ uul workmen who were at. work on the new county farm building near jy. Me was disarmed, "liog-tl.ud," uid lay on the- ground where he wns guarded by a couple of mo» until Sheriff W. K. Myers and Under Shi-riff H. F. lioel, from town, coi¡ld arrive. Forbes brought here and locked in county jail, where bo will be (ined until further iic.tiini In bis case. Aside from ibis was; the con¡s taken tho shock and friglifful" Crouch w¡is not experience, badlv hurt. Mrs.

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  1. The Emporia Gazette,
  2. 28 May 1910, Sat,
  3. Page 6

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