Cincinnati Enquirier - 3-5-1884
; John M. Stone accosted Thomas A. Flan-nelly, editor of the Evening News, upon the street this afternoon in reference to some reflection upon Stone's testimony before tbe Coroner's Jury, which had been publls bed in the News of yesterday. Some words passed, and Stone struck Flannelly In the .face. The .latter drew, a pistol, and Jamming It against Stone's breast, attempted to fire. Stone caugnt the pistol with his band, and prevented the shot, but the hammer came down on bis hand and inflicted a painful wound. Flannelly was arrested for carrying concealed weapons, but soon gave bail, and was released.