Dick Yeager, 29 June 1895, Muskogee Phoenix, Muskogee, Oklahoma

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Dick Yeager, 29 June 1895, Muskogee Phoenix, Muskogee, Oklahoma - Ofllren nnci OiillitwH FlKlit. H KNSKSSKV ,...
Ofllren nnci OiillitwH FlKlit. H KNSKSSKV , Ok., .lune "J?.—A posse of deputy sheriffs from Woodward, who had been hunting Zip Wyatt, alias Dick Yeager, and his gang for the past wcelc, fame upon four of them liO miles west of Hennessey wliilc tliey were preparing supper. After iiring a few shots tlie otUcers retreated to a safe position. The outlaw.s mounted their horses and attempted to escape and the ollieers started in pur- .suit and many .sliols were exchanged. Chanley Ulack. a brotlior of Tulsa Jack, wlu) was killed eight weeks ago, was seriously wounded in tlio hip. 'I'lireo of tlie outlaws' horses were killed and one of the ollieers slightly wounded. The outlaws limilly escaped. escaped.

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