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On the Mountain Meadows Massacre... The 'Bloody Benders'...

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April 07, 1877

DAILY MORNING CALL, San Francisco, April 7, 1877  

* Mountain Meadow Massascre
* Mormons - Mormonism

* Bloody Benders family
* Serial Killers arrested ?

Page 2 has: "The Bender Family", the Kansas family of serial killers known as the "Bloody Benders", the report beginning: "The Kansas detectives think they have the Bender family this time, certain. These are husband, wife, son and daughter, who--if on-half be true that is told about the murders and the quiet burial of their victims--may be justly described as human monsters..." and more.
Also on page 2: "Justice Demanded" beginning: "Since the execution of John D. Lee, the Mormon papers of Utah rival the Gentile organs in their demands for bringing to justice very man engaged in the Mountain Meadows massacre..." and more.
Four pages, mild fold wear, some light dirtiness, mostly good condition. Folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.

Category: The Old West