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Source: Muncie Daily Herald
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “President Shot at Exposition”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Muncie, Indiana
Date of publication: 6 September 1901
Volume number: none
Issue number: 155
Pagination: 1

“President Shot at Exposition.” Muncie Daily Herald 6 Sept. 1901 n155: p. 1.
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McKinley assassination.
Named persons
Ida McKinley; William McKinley.


President Shot at Exposition

     BUFFALO, N. Y., Sept. 6—3:45 p. m.—Reports coming from the Exposition grounds are to the effect that President McKinley was shot by a stranger while seeing the [sights]. The assassin has not been captured. Two shots were fired, both bullets taki[n]g effect in the stomach.
     Mrs. McKinley was near at the time and great excitement prevails[.] The result of the shooting is not yet k own [sic], although it is said that they [sic] are serious.



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