NEWSPAPER ARTICLES

Chase County, Kansas


E. R. Mardin Cattle Headed to Market ~ November 30, 1865

Black Bear Killed ~ October 25, 1866

Henry Chamberlain Accidentally Shot Himself ~ December 21, 1867

School District No. 6 to Lease Upper Story of SchoolHouse ~ February 22, 1868

Indian Depredations on Diamond Creek ~ June 6, 1868

Son of Mr. Lockwood Thrown From Horse ~ July 1, 1868

Henry Hegwer Shot by Jim Heskett ~ February 9, 1869

The Chase County Banner Ended ~ May 4, 1869

Murder and Suicide ~ January 17, 1870

Is Daniel Manuel A Thief? ~ December 24, 1880

A Row Occurred At A Colored Dance At Strong City ~ April 5, 1882

About 200 Men Gathered at Cottonwood Falls' Jail For the Lynching Bridges & Blakeman ~ April 12, 1882

A Gang of Armed Men Gather at the Chase County Jail ~ April 13, 1882

Kansas Elections - April 11, 1889

Fred Hull Stabbed and Killed James Connacher ~ July 13, 1889

Murder of Jerry Landsberry ~ August 15, 1891

A Reward---Jeremiah Lansbury Murder ~ August 21, 1891

Fire At Cottonwood Falls ~ September 10, 1891

A Santa Fe Station Agent Shot (J. H. Fishback) ~ August 12, 1893

Kansas Lynching (George Rose) - May 15, 1894

No Danger of Lynching - June 8, 1895

Excited Over a Lynching - July 16, 1895

Chase County's Exhibit ~ October 6, 1895

Simple Fellow Known as "John" ~ August 5, 1897

Blew the Safe Open - October 5, 1897

The Matfield Green Murder (Frank Rynard) ~ August 3, 1898

Frank Rynard Mysteriously Shot and Killed ~ August 4, 1898

Burglars at Cottonwood Falls ~ September 23, 1898

William Kibble Has Been Caught ~ January 18, 1899

Hutchinson Girl Killed (Viola Wallace) ~ October 12, 1899

Trial of George & Abner Bocock ~ November 2, 1899

Where is John Wilson? ~ December 27, 1900

Telephone to Cottonwood Falls ~ April 1, 1901

Woman Hanged Herself (Jennie Meckel) ~ April 16, 1901

Small Boy, Burtie Harder, Drowned ~ June 17, 1901

Alleged Highway Robbery ~ March 18, 1904

Ralph Hoover Drowned While Swimming ~ August 16, 1904

Ed Gustin Instantly Killed in Gun Accident ~ April 8, 1908

A Boy, Harold Martin ~ Dronwed at Elmdale ~ September 2, 1908

Teacher and Pupils Drown ~ October 3, 1908

$10,000 Fire At Strong City ~ January 21, 1909

Big Gas Wells on Poor Farm ~ September 11, 1909

A Bounty On Mice ~ November 3, 1911

A Young Bride Ends Life (Mrs. John Croll) ~ February 8, 1912

Madeline Hertz Killed In Auto Accident ~ May 12, 1913

Postmaster Dies (M. D. Lyles) ~ March 14, 1914

Girl Stops a Jail Break - July 20, 1914

Throwing Stones Costly ~ November 1, 1914

Dry Cottonwood Falls ~ December 26, 1914

Train Kills Farmer (Silas Wheeler) ~ February 19, 1916

Harry Brandley Found Dead In Barn ~ November 11, 1916

The Oldest Voter In Cottonwood Falls ~ November 24, 1916

Quit The Kaufman Test ~ February 8, 1917

Community Tree Planting ~ February 19, 1917

School In Church Buildings ~ February 27, 1917

Another Chase County Test ~ April 17, 1917

Prisoner's Attempt To Slug Sheriff and Make Getaway A Sad Failure ~ November 18, 1917

Omer Fent and Alvin North Drown in Pond ~ September 12, 1918

Harley Crocker Found Frozen to Death ~ January 9, 1919

Beat Up A Passenger Who Takes Their Seat ~ June 14, 1920

B. A. Olliver Sentenced to Read Bible & Shun Tobacco While In Jail ~ January 29, 1921

Bury Skating Victims (Fred Willey, Jr. & H. B. Brennan) ~ December 28, 1921

New Chase County History Tells of Happenings Until 1870 ~ February 5, 1941

Four Boys Caught Iin Chase County With Stolen Car ~ December 8, 1960

3 Crashes, Drowning Hike Holiday Death  Toll To 6 ~ September 2, 1968

State Trooper is Shot to Death; Three Men Apprehended in Manhunt - May 24, 1978

 
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