J.S. ELLIS INSANE

TRANSCRIBED BY : TINA EASLEY

tina@grnco.net

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

FROM THE WEEKLY SOLIPHONE

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APRIL 30 , 1915 - FRIDAY

HE WEDS THRICE NOW HE'S CRAZY

MATRIMONIAL VENTURES AND BROODING OVER RELIGION UNBALANCE JONESBORO MAN

JONESBORO , APRIL 22, - BROODING OVER THE SUBJECT OF RELIGION AND ALSO OVER HIS THREE MARRIAGES MADE J.S. ELLIS INSANE ,ACCORDING TO TESTIMONY IN COUNTY COURT . ELLIS WAS ADJUDGED INSANE AND SHERIFF JONES TOOK HIM TO LITTLE ROCK TO PLACE IN THE STATE HOSPITAL.

HE ALSO TOO JOHN REED , SENTENCED TO TWO YEARS IN THE PENITENTIARY FOR STEALING HORSES.

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