Henry P Kennedy the father

New Bern Weekly Journal, 3 Jul Thu p3

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Henry P Kennedy the father - Struck Him with a Hatchet. H. P. Kennedy and...
Struck Him with a Hatchet. H. P. Kennedy and John Dixon, colored, war at work on a building Pasteur street, near the depot, 'Wednesday. Kennedy is a brick mason was at work oo the second story of boo; Dixon was carrying the mortar. Dixoa brought np a hod of mortar we are told), emptied it, and was stand- lag; lookiag oo, whea Kennedy grabbed a hatchet aad struck Dixon on the head ying, "That's the Way I do Dixoa was right painfully hurt, Dr. Charles Dufiy, who attended doee not regard the wound as danger- AO. Kennedy left his work and walked oat of the city, before being arrested. Hi friends went In search of him found him, leturning with him Thursday night. He was kept at the until Friday morning examined by Dr. Street pronounced insane. His relatives s greed to take care of him until couM be plaoed in the asylum, and application being made a favorable answer was received Friday night Kennedy was taken to the Golds- boro insane asylum SiturJay.

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  1. New Berne Weekly Journal,
  2. 03 Jul 1890, Thu,
  3. Page 3

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