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Man Clubbed to Death in 1877

Clipping from the Cleveland Leader, April 16, 1877. Reads: "Louisville, KY., April 14 - A Maysville special to the Courier Journal states that Charles Ramsey, Thomas Harris and one Barkley have been arrested at Ripley Ohio, for murdering Chris. Howard, a Kentucky farmer, some time ago. The proof of their guilt is said to be very strong. Howard was clubbed to death."