News from Kansas

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    “News from Kansas,” New York Daily Times, 3 July 1857, p.4.
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    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. 
    St. Louis, Thursday, July 2,

    JAMES LYLE, County Recorder and Probate Clerk of Leavenworth, was killed by a Free-State man named HALLER, on the 29th ult. The affray grew out of the election to fill vacancies in the City Council of Leavenworth, Kansas. HALLER was arrested, and there were great apprehensions of a riot taking place in consequence.
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