McGreavy shooting

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McGreavy shooting - Wife KIHsJIusband Centralist Sentinel: A...
Wife KIHsJIusband Centralist Sentinel: A continued threatening of her life, constant beatings and kicks, augmented by curses are alleged to have brought on the murclei' of Peter McGreavy, age 56, at his home, 412 Uraffe street, last night, when his wife, Anne, shot him, after she had been driven from the house. The affair occurred about 8 o'clock, and was witnessed besides the participants, participants, by Mrs. Anna Loveclay, a daughter, and her twenty-month-old babe. McGreavy died almost instantly, instantly, the bullet penetrating the windpipe and passing up into the brain. A coroner's jury 'sitting on the case this morning exonerated the wife from any blame in the killing and considering it a--case of "justifiable "justifiable homicide." Mrs. McGreavy herself ia in a serious condition, the result of the shock. It is alleged and carried out by the testimony that McGreavy has been exceedingly insolent insolent since pay clay last Tuesday, he being a miner by occupation. It is alleged he . became intoxicated and while in this state was arrested. He was fined in Justice Feathering's court and returned home, only to continue continue his abuse there. *

Clipped from The Daily Free Press06 Mar 1911, MonPage 1

The Daily Free Press (Carbondale, Illinois)06 Mar 1911, MonPage 1
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