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John Forbes

Shot Himself.

We have received from Wm. Bissell, Phillipsburg, Kansas, a copy of the Atchison Daily Champion of March 25, containing the following telegram:

WASHINGTON, KS., March 24. -- John Forbes, supposed to be from Stockton, Ks., was found dead in the road near here this morning, having suicided by shooting himself. He is supposed to have relatives in Valparaiso, Ind., and Wall Lake, Ia. His actions previous to his death indicated insanity.

Newspaper: Porter County Vidette
Date of Publication: March 31, 1881
Volume Number: 25
Issue Number: 13
Page: 8
Column(s): 4

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

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Obituary/death notice transcribed by Steven R. Shook


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