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Article Title: The Kansas City Star
Article Date: January 21 1898
Article Description: Beat Their Teacher To Death.
Anna, Ill., Jan. 21.--John MCGOWAN, who taught school in Alexander county, whipped Henry
and Scott JORDAN for disobedience. The brothers waylaid the teacher on his way to church
and beat him so that he died this morning. They are in jail at Jonesboro, and an attempt
at lynching is feared.
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