Downes Marriage

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MONDAY. B*r«rrtM th* of is the pinched · paper it, all erer, band. A quarrel sulted in Dogan be- tke narrow ath into ·roaea ana i* *·* louna jnrad internally. F*untl r**t*4 and placed in jail. f*at in* a* to what hi* fa THE VA. No-. 16.--Lsat TM* day Mr. Ja*M* Fanntl*ror a w*U*to-' do yon**: farm«r, w*nl oak walking o* Bagpd Ed** BUI with Mini Molli* Dowam. Whil* patatng along* narrow pathway, they wen acco»ud by Mr. Fieri e Dugaa. a farmer suitor for Mi** Down** ' ' i. which r**n ing thrown from th* narrow pat* th* ravin* below. Dugaa's leg* wer* broken and it %·« found b* wa* in- F*untl*roy wa* *r- ' L Hi. friend* fearing a* to what hi* fate would b* nWuid Dogan die, hi* b other, who i* lawyer, *ugg**ted that Fauntlwov and Mia* Down** be married at one*, this preventing her being called a* a w Korea in th* CM* Knowing that th* sheriff would do all i* power to prevent tbe Marriage, the arrangement* wer* mad* very quietly. A license was procured and Mi** Down**, accompanied by her brother, drove to tbe jail on Friday night, where they wer* met by Lawyer Fauntleroy and a minuter. Having located tbe cell, they pushed their carriage under tbe cell window. By clambering to tbaabou!dera of her brother, who stood braced against th* jail wall, Mi** Downe* was enabled to gra«p her lover's hand.which be thrust through a broken glass in his cell window. In this strange situation, unable to *ee each others' face the couple were burr ediy married. A mst

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  1. The News,
  2. 16 Nov 1885, Mon,
  3. Page 2

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  • Downes Marriage

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