Methodist Unification Plan 1924

Unification Plan Is Approved at Meeting of South Methodists Chattanooga, Tenn., July 5 – Organic union into one great Church of the 7,000,000 members of the Methodist Episcopal Church and the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, depends upon the action during 1925...

Lusitania Sunk

The Lusitania, a British merchant steamer, going from New York to Liverpool, was torpedoed and sunk by a German submarine near Queenstown, Ireland. Only 658 passengers out of 2,160 were saved. Nearly 200 were Americans. The United States had warned Germany about the...

Fight Among Outlaws

FIGHT AMONG OUTLAWS. One Man Killed and a Number Wounded in a Quarrel Over Spoils. PERRY, OK – Jan 30. A priest who returned yesterday from Sacred Heart Mission tells of a battle near there between two gangs of outlaws over the distribution of some spoils that one...

Fatal Attractions To A Widow

DANVILLE, IL. Jan 22.  Fatal Attentions To A Widow.  Frank Richardson, a merchant of this city and a retired farmer, shot and killed J. P. Campbell, a blacksmith at Georgetown, about 11 o’clock last night.  Both Campbell and Richardson are married men.  The cause of...

Hoddick Killed After Betrayal

MOBERLY, MO. Jan. 22.  Shot From Ambush.  Last Saturday night David Mason, from ambush, shot James Hoddick, wounding him so that he died yesterday.  The cause: Hoddick’s alleged betrayal of Mason’s daughter.  Hoddick returned Mason’s fire, but without result. The...

Jim McKinney Captured

Jim McKinney, a bad man from Illinois, and wanted in that state for crimes committed several years ago, was captured in Wichita last Friday. He was taken to Illinois to stand trial. The Hutchinson Gazette, Hutchinson KS. Thursday, January 17, 1895. Page 2. (c)...