roosa recap part 7

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'vengeance rwa bam already auaded to tne sttayauaun Which was pointed and dispelled to the rather. Tbe pablie aad the authonUea were agala at sea, sad fears were expressed that the murderer murderer would escape detection, unless Che truth of that old proverb would be verified, ' Murder will out." Then came the arrest of Charles Keever on the evidence of the conductor conductor that on the evening of that memorable night he rode np the' railroad oa the forward pait ef the engiae. But good fortune smiled on him, and he waa able to prove a complete afiWby unimpeachable witnesses. The conductor conductor ws mistaken a te the time by a week. Hire, again, JuaUce halted, and aiaeet despaired despaired of retribution. Detectives were set te work, but it was reserved to Detective De-vi De-vi De-vi J Hay, ef Dayton, who ferreted It out and worked up the guilt of Samuel Covert ia a most masterly manner. The manner la which It was done tbe assiduousness with which be tracked Covert from the time he was mustered out of the army, en August 16. up to and for several days after the murder, is deeervlag of all commendation. As aa In aura ace agent, he lives in Lsbaaea. topping at that popular hotel, te Evans Bouse. First secerning saUsaed as to how the deed was coeamltted that the flood first murdered tbe oM man Couains, then Mrs. Rooaa. then the Infant, then Praoeia, and thee ei sing Alice, aged thirteen, and by brute force be undertook sad secoeaplisbed his heinous purpose on her chastity, breaking down the lounge ia tne scuffle. The villain was not yet content, for with another blow of the batch et he.nded her precious life. The detecttve discovered hew he escaped through the window, leaving the bloody impress ef four Hearers on the all, and the tmprtmion 3r th thumb gone. Before this, however, ve different persons . were arrested for this crime, but no evidence appearing to sub-atantiate sub-atantiate sub-atantiate the easkton, they were all die-charged. die-charged. die-charged. Among : this number eras David 13 ir-tsi ir-tsi ir-tsi af this eUv, arrested en the affidaria ef Samuel Covert..,. It waa proven that Covert bad cemitted perjury, aad Hick was honorably honorably acquitted. Covert waa con rioted for the

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  1. The Cincinnati Enquirer,
  2. 24 Aug 1866, Fri,
  3. Page 2

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