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J Atkinson
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Birth: Oct. 31, 1875
Death: Dec. 17, 1917

Sometime last Monday evening John. J. Batla shot and killed J. Atkinson, using a 45-calibre revolver. Three shots took effect in Atkinson's body. What led to the shooting we have been unable to learn. Both are farmers residing north of Garwood. Immediately after the shooting Mr. Batla went to Garwood, where he surrendered to Deputy Sheriff W. H.. Shaw, and was brought to Columbus that night. The examining trial will be held in Garwood Saturday. Deceased leaves a family.--Garwood cur. Columbus Citizen. [Interment in Garwood Cemetery]

Weimar Mercury, January 4, 1918
Garwood Cemetery
Colorado County
Texas, USA
Created by: CypressGreen
Record added: Feb 13, 2011
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J Atkinson
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 Added: Aug. 17, 2011

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