New York Herald, “Interruption of a Political Meeting,” August 26, 1860

    Source citation
    “Interruption of a Political Meeting,” New York Herald, August 26, 1860, p. 4: 6.
    Newspaper: Publication
    New York Herald
    Newspaper: Headline
    Interruption of a Political Meeting
    Newspaper: Page(s)
    Newspaper: Column
    Date Certainty
    Don Sailer, Dickinson College
    Transcription date
    The following text is presented here in complete form, as it originally appeared in print. Spelling and typographical errors have been preserved as in the original.

    Interruption of a Political Meeting.

    EVANSVILLE, Ind., August 25, 1860.

    A republican meeting at Newburg, Indiana, last night, was interrupted by a band of men led on by Sol. [Keeper?], the Town Marshal. Pistols were fired into the crowd, and several persons injured. The republicans finally drove their assailants from the ground.

    How to Cite This Page: "New York Herald, “Interruption of a Political Meeting,” August 26, 1860," House Divided: The Civil War Research Engine at Dickinson College,