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Source: Suffolk County News
Source type: newspaper
Document type: news column
Document title: “Bay Shore”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Sayville, New York
Date of publication: 29 August 1902
Volume number: 18
Issue number: 10
Pagination: [2?]

 
Citation
“Bay Shore.” Suffolk County News 29 Aug. 1902 v18n10: p. [2?].
 
Transcription
excerpt
 
Keywords
James B. Parker (public addresses).
 
Named persons
William McKinley; Edgar R. R. Parker; James B. Parker.
 
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Bay Shore [excerpt]

     Two Parkers, “Painless Parker” of Brooklyn, and “Big Jim” Parker, who heroically captured the assassin of President McKinley, were in Bay Shore last week for the entertainment of the people. The former’s company held forth in a tent on Fourth avenue [sic] and the latter entertained a large company in the A. M. E. Church on Thursday evening. While he disclaims all pretensions to oratory, his simple story of that tragic event in America’s history held his audience spell bound [sic] from start to finish.

 

 


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