Sylvester Beverly assault 1939
Scott Man Faces Assault Charges to Thf Tim«*s) DUNGANNON. Va.. Aug. 17.— Sylvester Beverly, 40, Scott county farmer, today faces a charge of malicious wounding in connection with the w'ounding of Jim Cox. Duncannon youth. Beverly, who made bond for his appearance before Trial Ju.sticc M. B. Compton, stated that he used hi.s knife in self defense. Cox’s wounds were not critical the attending physician saiti.