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Murder In Manistee

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Parent Issue
Day
3
Month
June
Year
1887
Copyright
Public Domain
OCR Text

Amos Rhodes muTdered Louis MIckelson on Peten' logsing road, five miles soutli of Manlstee on the 2öth uit., hy Bbooting hiro n the lcft breast, caufllng instant death. The imiidiT jras cpnimltted i ti a shotRun. tin' mikiII -liot Ontering the heart luid livcr. Xlie niuniiT walkc.l iip within shooting distance in tlie presence of five mm and told bis vlctim f he bad anything t sa; to say it qulck for he was (Icieriiiincd to kill liim. whereupon lie Bredand MIckelson (ell dead from the car of. Iog8 on which lic was. The murdered man 's son told lus fatlicr live minutes before the deed was commltted that Rhodes lntended tokillhim, hut Iflckelson jiaid no heed to the warnlng. Rhodes made no attempt to escape and was arrested and placed tn jail by Sheriff Baninaiin. Be is sllent and pretenda to be orazy. Tlie cause of the act is said to be Jealousy. MIckelson was 45 years old and leavesa wife and six cbildren. Rhodes la SB years Old añil lias a wife and one cliild.

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Subjects
Old News
Ann Arbor Democrat