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 - habeas pmm Proceedings Instituted -at -at Cadiz...
habeas pmm Proceedings Instituted -at -at Cadiz vto iecure Bail For Slayer of.. i , , . Alfred Bridges, ' Jadge Thomas P. Cook, who closed Circuit Court here yesterday, is io Cadiz to preside at the preliminary bearing of the Thomas murder case, says the New Em.' c ' ; Judge James B. Garnett and Col. FentoD BlineV came, to Hopklnsville Tuesday and cdade applications for a writ ' of habeas corpus, . which was granted, and the case will be heard this attemoon. The action Is for the purpose of getting . John Shermafa Thomas out of jail on bond. Young Thomas is tbe boy who shot and killed Alfred Bridges Maroh 8. Bridges was entertaining a crowd of young people at bis residence and Thomas came in drank and was ordered ordered to leave. After some words, Thomas shot Bridges throogh the heart. He surrendered several days later, and bis examining trial was held Monday before County Judge Bing ham, who held him over to the Circuit Court without bail."

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  1. The Leaf-Chronicle,
  2. 05 Apr 1902, Sat,
  3. Page 8

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