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O Lowe- "obit" - HORRIBLE AFFA.TR NEAR EIRSS-VILLE, EIRSS-VILLE,...
HORRIBLE AFFA.TR NEAR EIRSS-VILLE, EIRSS-VILLE, EIRSS-VILLE, K'J. A horrible tragedy oeeurred near this )laee on the evenirr; -f -f Dcceiiikn- Dcceiiikn- 2!). It appears that V.'illiain Lnwe, son of Obediah Lowe, Ks;., Ii idlt some three wiles north of here, got into a tlidieult v with bis brother Thomas, and drew bis revolver, and in attemptino- attemptino- to shoot fhoinas, killed bis younger brolher. Obediatb, th.e ball passimr "through hL- hL- Lrain producing death instant! v. An other shot was aimed at Thomas, and missing hun, passed into the bowels of nn older brother named P.hodes, iniliet-ing iniliet-ing iniliet-ing a serious, if not mortal wound. William seeing what he bad done, jumped jumped bis horse and made his escape. Taken Taken altogether, this is one of the most distressing fratricides that has ever occurred occurred in this county. The parents of these young men are well and favorably known to our citizens. A fee years ogo they moved to their present residence from Davis county Iowa. They have the heartfelt sympathy of our people in this melancholy affair. Since writing the above, it is rumored that. William baa committed suicide. Kirksvillo Herald. Q-Orders

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  1. Warrenton Banner,
  2. 01 Feb 1870, Tue,
  3. Page 4

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