Loren Ferrin, of Ridge Summit, while in town last Saturday secured a number of voluntary subscriptions to a fund for the purpose either of offering a reward for the arrest and conviction of the murderer or murderers of the late Roland Wright or to be applied toward the case. About $300 has been subscribed in this county. We understand that the governor of Oklahoma has offered, or has promised to offer, a liberal reward for the same purpose. The people of this county are in earnest in endeavoring to have a thorough investigation made and the guilty party or parties brought to justice.
Photo of Rolland J. Wright's Gravestone
Crown Hill Cemetery, Comanche County, Kansas.
Dead Body of Roland Wright Supposed To Have Been Found
The Western Star, December 18, 1903.
The Memoirs of Grant WRIGHT:
Roland Wright's Younger Brother
The Allender Family for information on the maternal grandparents of Ura Ramona Roderick, Grant Wright's wife.
The Roderick Family for information on Ura Ramona Roderick's parents.
Loren Ferrin: First Police Judge of Wilmore, Kansas
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