Publication information

Source:
Red Cloud Chief
Source type: newspaper
Document type: editorial
Document title: none
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Red Cloud, Nebraska
Date of publication: 4 October 1901
Volume number: 29
Issue number: 40
Pagination: [4]

 
Citation
[untitled]. Red Cloud Chief 4 Oct. 1901 v29n40: p. [4].
 
Transcription
full text
 
Keywords
Leon Czolgosz (execution: personal response).
 
Named persons
Leon Czolgosz; James A. Garfield; Charles J. Guiteau; William McKinley.
 
Document


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     October 28, which has been name [sic], for the electrocution of the assassin, [Czolgosz], is the earliest date at which the sentence could be inflicted under the law. It is early enough to suit the demands of justice. This date will be about six weeks after President McKinley’s death, while forty weeks passed between the death of President Garfield and the execution of Guiteau. The speed shown in the Czolgosz case as compared with the 1881 miscreant pleases the country.