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 - MRS. PAGUE GRANTED DIVORCE. Seqacl to the...
MRS. PAGUE GRANTED DIVORCE. Seqacl to the Attempt to Shoot Colonel Crofton at Fort Sherldaa. Special Dispatch to Tha Inter Ocean. LANCASTER. Pa., March 24. The sequel to the attempt of Lieutenant Samuel S. Pague to kill Colonel Crofton at Fort Sheridan, Illi nois, in 1S95. came today when Sarah G. Pague, wife of tbe ex-lieutenant.' was granted a divorce. Pague accused bis superior officer of uudue intimacy with his wife, and fired two shots at him, neither of which took effect The lieuteaant was tried by court martial and dis missed from service. Mrs. Pague stated tbat Colonel Crofton bad come to the house to Inquire after ber husband, who was at tbe time under arrest for drunkenness. Soon after tbe trial she came to Lancaster, where her parents reside, and Instituted suit for divorce. tbe decree being granted today.

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  1. The Inter Ocean,
  2. 25 Mar 1898, Fri,
  3. Page 3

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