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 - . a BKica or artjscintEa. . . - LikakOw. PaI...
. a BKica or artjscintEa. . . - LikakOw. PaI 'November. 14, Chartee . Drews and Franklin Stichler were hoged - to - day for the murder of Joseph Raber, at : jnduntown Gap on the7th of December last. rews, according to hu previously aanouno - . ntention, remained awake' last nv - ht, and at avugnt ate omy a ugav.oreartast iSuoa. - er slept three . hours and ate a very hearty . reaklasw ' ' The meufeemed indUTerent to thair aitna - , ion, J until - the colonel, of .the 3d Pennsylvania volunteers called anon . irrwe,': :who j - barst' . into - - teew he fpokeof the war and of carrvlnar the lore of the regiment in battle." When he men reached the Tallow tr era were ( tiered by - clergymen and. tv . hymn nrg in which the prisoners loiae - L. At llr05 they were manacbl and. trapd.. After the . white, cap wa - ulled ' over their faces . and luse fore dron fell both men trembled ercri:tl, Prichler Jb particalar, - and e a TOlca was Berd remarkina' in German to SticLler, "V0w, Frank, we g V to bra Ten.' - Imraedia ely ; after - thia he sheriff touched - ua sprine. the larra sa piece - fell to .the rroaui at both. . men remdined: " trembliaaf'' a the gallows.' . They were evUentlr aaMi - ionally distressed, being ' Ig - joraht of .t5a a use 01 delay. Both - oi their bodies ihook violenly. The miahap, however, did iot ". cause a delay - of more than one eJnate, - ' aodalelht mianteanast 11 tha . ' drop fell, their bodies haying a fall of about lareeieet.:, . , , , IJ 'Baber was aa Insurance agent, an - i was H nied by Stiebler, - 'upca the employment of Irews. Both the men confessed to their crime, giving the details of tbe part played tt each. 'Stichlesv .told ; his . spiritoal " adviser that' - ha wanted to hang, and (Jid not want a reprieve, but Drews was very axions for respite. Gov. Ilort decide i" yes'terday not to interfere with the coarse of - She law, although strongly petitioned by tha fcadiDg citizens of Lebanon.

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  1. The Indianapolis News,
  2. 14 Nov 1879, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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