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John W. Hughes execution...
Item # 617884
February 10, 1866
CLEVELAND DAILY LEADER, Ohio, February 10, 1866
* John W. Hughes execution
* Murder of Miss Tamzen Parsons
Page 3 has an article headed: "RETRIBUTION" "The Panalty of Crime!" "The Last Hours and Execution of John W. Hughes" "The Murderer of Tamzen Parsons" "Scenes In The Jail" "THE EXECUTION" and more with illustration of Hughes. (see) Lengthy text takes up 7 columns. Great to have in a Cleveland newspaper.
Other news and advertisements of the day. Complete in 4 pages, large issue measuring 32 x 23 inches, minor margin wear, nice condition.
Note: If a folder is ordered, this issue will be folded in half due its size.
Category: Post-Civil War