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Source: St. Louis Republic
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Unbalanced by Grief”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: St. Louis, Missouri
Date of publication: 10 September 1901
Volume number: 94
Issue number: 72
Pagination: 4

“Unbalanced by Grief.” St. Louis Republic 10 Sept. 1901 v94n72: p. 4.
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John Thompson; McKinley assassination (related tragedies).
Named persons
William McKinley; John Thompson.


Unbalanced by Grief


Young Man Killed Himself on Account of Buffalo Tragedy.

     Huntington, W. Va., Sept. 9.—John Thompson, aged 25 years, and son of wealthy parents, committed suicide to-day by shooting. He had talked of nothing but the attempted assassination of President McKinley since the occurrence, and it is believed his mind had become unbalanced.



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