Various newspaper articles, editorials, cartoons, and letters to the editor from the past that may interest others.
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Thursday, April 11, 2013
A Colorado Hanging
Executions are usually of interest. This brief story from the Cripple Creek Mail(Colorado) of 14 December 1895 reports on a hanging in which the condemned man was refused permission to spring the trap himself.