Publication information

Source:
Evening Times-Republican
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Hallowe’en Celebrated”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Marshalltown, Iowa
Date of publication: 1 November 1901
Volume number: 27
Issue number: 259
Pagination: 8

 
Citation
“Hallowe’en Celebrated.” Evening Times-Republican 1 Nov. 1901 v27n259: p. 8.
 
Transcription
excerpt
 
Keywords
Leon Czolgosz (hung, burned, etc., in effigy); McKinley assassination (public response: Nevada, IA).
 
Named persons
Leon Czolgosz.
 
Document


Hallowe’en Celebrated
[excerpt]

Special to Times-Republican.
     Nevada, Nov. 1.—Hallowe’en was celebrated in the usual style here last night. The only variation from tipping over outbuildings, throwing corn, etc., was the hanging of Czolgosz in effigy to a telephone pole near the court house, while stretched across Main street [sic] farther down was a rope to which was hung in mid-air a genuine coffin bearing a placard with this announcement: “Here lies Czolgosz and anarchy,” and beneath it the name of one of our prominent undertakers.