Jesse Clark Shoots Bob Edmonds, Who Dies, NC, February 1883

year 1883

February 22, 1883 (The Commonwealth, a newspaper of Scotland Neck, NC, 3d page)

On Sunday the 11 inst, near Tillery’s Station, Jesse Clark discharged a musket load of shot into the breast of Bob Edmonds, who died in a day or two afterwards. Jesse is confined to the county jail. Clark’s sister was the cause we understand. All negroes.


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