Beck Edgar – Skidmore Standard 1902-11-11

The following is an index entry from the Index to the Skidmore Standard, 1902.  Short entries are transcribed in the “Notes or transcript” field, while longer articles are summarized.  To obtain a copy of longer articles, contact your library’s Interlibrary Loan department or the State Historical Society of Missouri.

Last name, company name or subject:  Beck

First name:  Edgar

Middle name or initial:  


Article title:  Irate Farmer Shoots Trespasser

Notes or transcript:  Article giving details of the case against George King, who shot Allen Barlow. Barlow trespassed on James Stewart’s farm, where King was living, and stole and ate a turnip. King intended to fire a warning shot at the man but hit him in the leg. The article states that sympathy was overwhelmingly with Barlow.

Newspaper:  Skidmore Standard

Date (YYYY-MM-DD):  1902-11-11

Volume:  8

Issue:  91

Page:  1

Column:  4-5