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Source: Chariton Courier
Source type: newspaper
Document type: news column
Document title: “Border County Notes”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Keytesville, Missouri
Date of publication: 22 May 1903
Volume number: 33
Issue number: 16
Pagination: [3]

“Border County Notes.” Chariton Courier 22 May 1903 v33n16: p. [3].
James B. Parker (public addresses).
Named persons
William McKinley; James B. Parker.
The excerpt (below) appears in a section of the news column titled “Howard.”


Border County Notes [excerpt]

     Big Jim Parker, the negro who tried to prevent the assassination of President McKinley, was in Fayette several days last week where he attracted a good deal of attention. He delivered a lecture in the colored Methodist church concerning his effort to save the life of the president.



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