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 - 1'AIU. .$1.50 EACH. 50, P A I R . 1JALTO.Y A N...
1'AIU. .$1.50 EACH. 50, P A I R . 1JALTO.Y A N D HOL3A1TLE. Two Noted *\Vliitecaiperfl Knleasocl the Indinua Kt-foi uiatury. JEFFERSONVILI.E, Ind., July 33. -Jamea Dal ton and Georga Holsapple have been released from the Indiana reformatory. This recalls a crime committed in 1893 that startled southern Indiana. Elijah Dalton aud hia wife near Bine river and their family were uot the moat harmonious. 70 years old and she in tha prime One night a number of men the Daltoii home, tcok the woman her bed, stripped her to the waist, her to a tree and unmercifully her with hickory withes. Darinc outrage, her husband stood by and offered no interference. At ttrst it thought the assailants would escape, but one day Arthur Baruett giving the names of the party, resulted in Elijah Daltoii, James and George Holsapple being sentenced to five years each, E. M. Boling years and Arthur Baruett to two Elijah Dalton died after serving two yeara.

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  1. The Fort Wayne News,
  2. 22 Jul 1897, Thu,
  3. Page 6

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