William Byars stabbed 1838 Spartanburg

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William Byars stabbed 1838 Spartanburg - : iIhtaL OccurTence-Wti OccurTence-Wti...
: iIhtaL OccurTence-Wti OccurTence-Wti OccurTence-Wti are informed by a . : correspondent in Sp;irtanburgh, that an affray took place in that District on the 30th ult be- be- tween a man named VVm. Byars, Newbell Johnson, and his son Manley F., nnd others, iq which Byars received a stab in the abdomen, which caused his death in 15 or 20 minutes. .. The two. Johnsons were arrested, and examin-,, examin-,, ed before, H. J. Dean and J. Homar, Esqr's, . when the lather was admitted to bail, and the - son committed to Jail, to stand their trial at the .next April Court for that District. As the case will ; shortly be trie4 before the proper tribunal, we do not consider' it advisable to jrive anv bf the particulars recei ved. So far as-we as-we as-we can learh, the parties were . under the influence of ardent spirits at the time the' unfortunate occurrence took plate. Greenville Mountaineer. j

Clipped from The Weekly Standard31 Jan 1838, WedPage 4

The Weekly Standard (Raleigh, North Carolina)31 Jan 1838, WedPage 4
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