Kit Daltons Death.

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Kit Daltons Death. - - KIT DAL.TO.V, LAST OF JAMES GANG DIES...
- KIT DAL.TO.V, LAST OF JAMES GANG DIES Memphis, April 3. Kit Dalton, tho last survivor of tho famous Jesse James band and the Quantrell guerillas guerillas no longer will bo seen on the streets of Memphis clad In the uniform uniform of a Confederate officer. He died today with his boots off, penniless, penniless, and at tho ago of 7S in n boarding boarding house here. Broken health ac complished what federal officers were unable to do during his seventeen years of outlawry. Tho story of Dalton's picturesque life is more thrilling than any work of fiction depicting bold robberies. He started his role as bandit under the leadership of tho James boys, taking part in the hold up of thirty- six trains, eight stage coaches and the robbery of twenty-two banks. Ho plied the same means to a livelihood with the Qui-ntrell guerillas and tho Bass gang uf Texas. Dalton forsook banditry to becomo a gambler In Memphis when the federal federal government granted amnesty to nil Civil War raiders. Later he re formed and becamo an evangelist.

Clipped from The Hartford Republican09 Apr 1920, FriPage 6

The Hartford Republican (Hartford, Kentucky)09 Apr 1920, FriPage 6
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