Publication information
view printer-friendly version
Source: Atlanta Constitution
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Crazed by McKinley’s Murder”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Atlanta, Georgia
Date of publication: 28 September 1901
Volume number: 34
Issue number: none
Pagination: 2

“Crazed by McKinley’s Murder.” Atlanta Constitution 28 Sept. 1901 v34: p. 2.
full text
Matilda Tonn; McKinley assassination (personal response); McKinley assassination (related tragedies).
Named persons
William McKinley; Matilda Tonn.


Crazed by McKinley’s Murder

     Milwaukee, September 27.—Mrs. Matilda Tonn, residing at 147 Lincoln avenue, this city, is insane, as a result of the assassination of President McKinley. Mrs. Tonn is 45 years of age, and the mother of five children. She labors under the hallucination that she murdered the president. The woman was committed to an insane asylum this afternoon.



top of page