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A SERIOUS SHOOTOING AFFRAY
The Current Wave
September 16, 1886

SUMMERSVILLE - Last Tuesday night a serious shooting affray was indulged in at a dance given at the residence of Mr. George Reed, about seven miles northwest of Summersville. An altercation arose between some of the young men which resulted in Louis Rader receiving a pistol shot in the left leg, Jerry Orchard received two shots, one in the back and one in the left hip, and Riley martin received two shots, one in the right arm and one through the left breast and shoulder.

LATER:
We are since informed that Riley Martin died from the effects of his wounds on last Tuesday evening.

 

 

 

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