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Source: News and Citizen
Source type: newspaper
Document type: news column
Document title: “Eden Mills”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Hyde Park, Vermont
Date of publication: 18 September 1901
Volume number: 20
Issue number: 48
Pagination: 8

“Eden Mills.” News and Citizen 18 Sept. 1901 v20n48: p. 8.
W. L. Bennett; McKinley assassination (eyewitnesses).
Named persons
W. L. Bennett; Leon Czolgosz.


Eden Mills [excerpt]

     W. L. Bennett returned Thursday last from Buffalo. He was in the “Temple of Music” and quite near the President at the time he was shot. Bennett’s attention was attracted by a row near by [sic], which he thinks was arranged so as to draw the police’s attention away at the time of the shooting. Had it not been for that, he would have seen Czolgosz shot [sic] the President.



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