Trans-Cedar Shooting Dec 20 1899

Dec. 20, 1899
Dallas Morning News

Meager Advices Are That Four Parties Were Engaged,
One of Whom Is Reported Badly Wounded.

Athens, Tex., Dec. 19,-- Sheriff Richardson received a telephone
message into this evening from Justice of the Peace Crawford of
Trans-Cedar precinct saying that there has been a serious shooting
affair near Aley last night, in which four parties were engaged, one of
which whose name is Baker, was seriously if not fatally wounded.

No particulars of the affair could be learned here, as the place of the
shooting is several miles from a telegraph or telephone office.

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