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A Story of Love: Frank & Viola Barnes

"MARRIED. BARNES-MOURN. - At the residence of and by Justice Baughman, on Dec. 31st, 1881, Mr. Frank Barnes to Miss Viola M. Mourn, all...

Mr. & Mrs. B. C. Johnson

HUTCHINSON, KAN - Found Dead.  B.C. Johnson and wife of Hutchinson, Kan., were found dead in bed at a Denver hotel today, with bullet...

Planned To Shoot Rabbits

RUSSELL, KAN - Planned To Shoot Rabbits. But Instead, a Young Russel Boy Was Shot. Harry, the 13-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Strecker,...

Jane Richardson Fatally Burned

SYLVAN GROVE - Mrs. Jane Richardson's clothing caught fire while she was burning leaves in the yard, and before the flames could be extinguished...

The $2.00 Cowboy Deal

  In 1910 you could become a fully trained Cowboy and obtain work on the great Rincon Ranch in San Antonio, Texas – all it...

Who Killed Cleason Guist?

Cleason B. Guist A wealthy retired farmer was found dead under a culvert near Burrton, Kansas on Tuesday,...

Unknown Soldier

HILL CITY, KAN - Finding Of Bodies Recalled Tragedy.  An early day tragedy was revived here during the past week, unintentionally, by Street Commissioner...

Mary Norton Burned

Burlington Woman Inhaled Flames  BURLINGTON - Mrs. Mary Norton was badly burned on the left arm and also inhaled some of the flames at the...

Cunningham Tornado 1904

A Kansas Town Visited By A Cyclone Wichita, Kan., April 25 - Cunningham, a town of 200 population on the Wichita & Western railroad, 60...

Schoolhouse Struck By Lightning

The Andrews schoolhouse, west of Salina, was struck by lightning during the storm Saturday afternoon and completely destroyed by fire.  The lightning struck the...