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 - OECEJIBEIWG, 1883. SIXTEEN - .. 1TI11 Encash ....
OECEJIBEIWG, 1883. SIXTEEN - .. 1TI11 Encash . . Have .' Ap rabed by McConathy),' charged witb bos stealing. The examining trial was fixed tor 10 o'clock. Long before that time there was larce crowd in town to bear: tbe trial. A little after 10 o'clock the Court Sauires. Troutman and Hornie. called the case and tba accused did not answer. The County Attorney asked for a forfeiture ot the bonds of 1400, which was granted. ' It is now evident evident that McConatby - and bis foster son took their departure last night. Yonr reporter reporter farther ascertained that the amu d yesterday drew ell bis money, out ot, the First National Bank, leaving $100, the amount of the bond. 'Also attempted to sell bis large farm, but. failed to do so. There was found concealed in his house a lot of tobacco and hemp, several sets of harness and rarmiuz implements, etc., wnicn De- De- longed to the different neigbtors. Mrs. Mo- Mo- Conathy sent word So. Air. Kd. Hughes, who claims about 2,000 pounds of tbe bemp, that it was bis (Hngbes'i hemp, and to come after it. Many ef the citizens openly censure Mrs. McConathy for tbe deeds of her busr band, it Is. to sar tha least 01 it, a very singular case. The accused is a wealthy man, owning one of the bet farms la the eouuty and carryings considerable amount of surplus monev besides. He is well con nected, being a brother of Asa McConathy, formerly Circuit Clerk of Fayette couuty, and hitherto has been a respected citizen. a tracts nave been issued lor Mrs. aic-Conatb aic-Conatb aic-Conatb v aa an accessory in the stealing, and' officers have now gone alter her. It is be lieved ber arrest will be resitted, and it is thought will be followed by serious trouble, tag Dayton to oat tv of brutally

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  1. The Courier-Journal,
  2. 16 Dec 1883, Sun,
  3. Page 2

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