E.M. GOODRUM SHOT

WRITTEN BY : TINA EASLEY

tina@grnco.net

http://www.usgennet.org/usa/ar/county/greene/

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APRIL 6,1909 - THE DAILY SOLIPHONE

REWARD OUT FOR PRISONERS

E.M. GOODRUM OF RECTOR THE YOUNG MAN SHERIFF CAMP SHOT AND DANGEROUSLY WOUNDED BY MISTAKE SUNDAY NIGHT. IN PURSUIT OF TWO ESCAPED PRISONERS . GOODRUM IS RESTING AT THE SANITARIUM . HIS CONDITION IS MUCH IMPROVED . DR. DICKSON WILL HAVE HIM BACK ON HIS FEET IN TWO OR THREE WEEKS. SHERIFF CAMP IS STILL SORELY HURT OVER THE SAD AFFAIR AND IS DOING ALL IN HIS POWER TO MAKE THINGS EASY FOR GOODRUM .

REGRETTING BEYOND EXPRESSION HIS MISTAKE IN SHOOTING YOUNG GOODRUM , THE SHERIFF NOT PERMITTING THIS ACCIDENT TO INTERFERE WITH HIS EFFORTS TO APPREHEND THE ESCAPED PRISONERS WHO CAUSED THE NEAR-TRAGEDY.

HE HAS OFFERED A REWARD OF $25 EACH FOR THE CAPTURE OF THE TWO PRISONERS , HADEN PACE AND CHRIS STEPHENS AND ANOTHER REWARD FOR WILL ESTIS WHOM THE SHERIFF IS SURE LIBERATED THE MEN .

THOUGH NO NEW LEADS HAVE TRANSPIRED LEADING TO A SOLUTION OF THE JAIL BREAK . SHERIFF CAMP IS POSITIVE ESTIS IS THE MAN WHO ENTERED THE JAIL , SECURED THE KEYS AND UNLOCKED THE CELL DOOR.