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Remarkable Shooting

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Parent Issue
Day
20
Month
September
Year
1861
Copyright
Public Domain
OCR Text

-Wo woro aliovrn a target the othcr day that bad buen shot at by some of our amateur sharp shooters. The target was a well exceutod likencss of Jeff. Davis, and was shot at a distance of two hundred and twenty yards. Eaeh marksman aimed at a particular part of the unfortnnate body, aud t!io target was completcly riddled in the parts aimed at. The foilowiug shots were made by Mr. A, J. Hall, of this city : 2 shots at right eye, 3-4 inch from center. 2 " left eye, 3-4 " " " 2 forchead, 1 " " ■2 " right choek, 2.J " " " 2 " left " 1 58 " " " The aggreate of the string of tea shots beitig 0 5-8 inehes froin the coutcr. Are have hcard a good deul lately of sliarp-shooting, but have scen none reported that couk! eijual the above. The shots woro accuratuly nioasurcd by a person ohoseo íbr the purpose, and the shoot; ing attended with no partieularly favorable circumstances. - Voldwalcr Hcjnclliean.

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Subjects
Old News
Michigan Argus