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1921 Sid Hatfield shootout death...

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August 2, 1921

THE NEW YORK TIMES, August 2, 1921

* Sid Hatfield death (1st report)
* Battle of Matewan, West Virginia fame

The front page has a one column heading: "SID HATFIELD SLAIN BEFORE COURT HOUSE" with subheads that include: "Noted Figure in Recent West Virginia Mine Troubles Is Killed in a Gun Fight" and more. (see) First report coverage on the shooting death of William Sidney 'Sid' Hatfield, police chief of Matewan, West Virginia.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 28 pages, some spine wear, a little other minor margin wear, generally good.

Category: The 20th Century

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