Source: Rome Citizen
Source type: newspaper
Document type: news column
Document title: “The Personal News”
City of publication: Rome, New York
Date of publication: 10 September 1901
Volume number: 62
Issue number: 19
|“The Personal News.” Rome Citizen 10 Sept. 1901 v62n19: p. 5.|
|Thomas A. Barry; McKinley assassination (persons present on exposition grounds); John F. Atkinson; Mary Atkinson; McKinley assassination (eyewitnesses).|
|John F. Atkinson; Mary Atkinson; Thomas A. Barry; William McKinley.|
|The excerpt below comprises two nonconsecutive portions of the column. Omission of text within the excerpt is indicated with a bracketed indicator (e.g., [omit]).|
The Personal News [excerpt]
Chief of Police Thomas Barry and wife have returned from the Pan American, the chief being on the grounds when President McKinley was shot.
Mr. and Mrs. John F. Atkinson and family have arrived home after s[p]en[d]ing several weeks in Cam[p]bellford and Tor[o]nto, Canada, Niagara Falls and Buffalo. The party was near President McKinley at the Temple of Music when the attempt was made on his life and saw the would be assassin when he was thrown to the ground.