J. V. Gillespie and wife

The Courant American
Cartersville, Georgia
April 6, 1888, Page 3
Transcribed by 2006

“Crimes and Casualties.”

J. V. Gillespie and wife, of Chillicothe, Mo., locked themselves in a room and engaged in a violent quarrel.  Gillespie was shot three times and his wife’s throat was cut almost from ear to ear.  Both are thought to be fatally injured.


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