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Connersville Watchman (Newspaper) - October 24, 1834, Connersville, Indiana Null a tre Eye e Ulalio i nil i if p hot \ re Ain. If ii ,i4fi.hs. It Len it Sifft. A to Pima a. I it a n. A eth Toish. Ítkuml<.-�t2 00 a a i a and a in Advani a 2,r�0 Van tin my it Afi Kkt tiik year i Frires. I i. A Ottil Tam a . We i tipi 1 Ino or main twin t 2% in a. So ��2. A ill c Iier a til a a a r Ril 1 w to ii >1 a \. ill inlay Ontoh r24. 10?4 r Katie u Fivi in dings. Monjay tic Jofh Dat of october a and pleasant Tobii Ifni Cool Indian r Day. Lait Naglit and lie be fire Nokia rally cold for Iltz Siason us ill Llic streets was for in stiff and cd Lioci were suited out r will ice Inch . I Bis Inori in Puy. Eavy a Frost at we Ever Winn cd re or at and season Tif comire tin a a ii Tiu a a Luu and ua-,7��?T of blankets warm Beds and Mcarm bed i 111 clerk of the Fayette circuit inform it Llinat Elliis Callier puts in 111 . During Trio whole of june in Only Chiin d in mar does. And Light Lifavi air Iliad ii Dorii Isif the current Inu nth. I,.i a just a the Sun hid hired face let a Hills and tie Prospect of a perr.5pti�?zns will begin to he blunted soon Fame and talents i must contend Hinl 1 and robbers bit i did not Temh Ihu a. N a or i r i a i. He heed Vliem Only with the a roles in. Am not far behind him a a re to null Rel m i of Vever be j it p. R a. A a Droit As Hinse at things As they nay hav Tiff big neved to . Nce othe rr.e.tortli.l��, i had Heen in Louisville i it a few Rouis Villo. had somewhat re the the dead Andi Ler till he will come to listen to the of weeks he lore i formed a Pimp to a h a a a a a a my fortunes when i arrived at de in Corm Nio sly we infer mid them i the charmer die forever let or Cameron who lived a hoist our Miles a a Quot cleans. My brother companion and that a a Rickii store in Loti Ville had mis those of Deal Ming Meridian tint above All i Quot the country. I and Ersland f that he myself having Only one Dollar Between d Large sum of Money they were a is i Friis. Years think of these things and in a 1 some seven or eight Hii died dollars at that time. Having landed in the i cited and that we had a Csc with a Ime beware. A Quot j c hefa tto we immediately marched up in the search a rant is City folic cars. To exam look the in his House i he fact to we immediately marched up in the search a. Rant is City folic cars to Exi j v. F. C or 0. A Kyd and accosting a foppish looking Ine every thing about them. Alter Toad we Forth with proceed i o the Fen Ltd Man Soho was indulging his Solila ing Over a vast multitude of articles i t t in a k. 1. A of. .1 a. 1 critically to examine to see if any of it the could be identity if i. In counting it Over Bis to we observed one Dollar that was curious Dvong cont Sion cd. Hilt it d a. Or my Haff Joltn tv/,0 in a ont a a to i2 incensed and of. Money was produced and we pretended / h Erja Kidol with a Defermin tinn to have fill Nonty fended at the Liberty we had taken. A a a a a on Ifie Jonh of Aupi to \ .51, a if whatever a igbo be the Corset Jikien e. A imm Bly begged his Pardon but in a Toufik ii Ovett Jot the murder of y and myself were of go into la it House mean time presented a pistol to Bis. ,1 it in Tandy of a. At the to r olt 10, Arl Stanil Over t c old a of forming him that a pocket Book by marked and we All protested that Dol my numbered and my hours patriarch of the of tension whte my t Roth had just been stolen and hat the thief Bir could be a Iron in to belong to our Are Tew. Imy spirit is already winged or gentlemen of the Road put themselves in that direction we Felt it our ii ends in in Diaville. I hey declared Lor Llight. m ii Litty w Hile must hear in posse Tim of his tre Milure lao of this a in Vas a r by watch to Mij Grehen Ltd him then inno corp a t in a a in Lairo. 1 0,11 Lor. The Imp of i pet we succeeded but in this exploit j found Niit Linding b a pocket Book we observed seated that the Money should Lemah that i Mut die All Hope of escape has to o of my comrades had but Little nerve hat As he was a respectable looking with us until an investigation could be lie yet i will not murmur at my Conn lint the other showed such Dalint less res gentleman we would Only keep his pock had of flicking a few remarks to them try biw., or at my county s verdict solution that i have since Ever taken him a i Quot i a Quot a jul give his word of Hon in Fon the impropriety of theft and the perhaps it better fir All that my thirst nearest to my heart and Oiom. Thus or to meet us at the mayor s office in the jeep disgrace consequent upon if we i t crime Anil guilt a been o soon sex much being accomplished nothing now in orning. Being alarmed and frighten mounted our horses for departure. But Liftik Uia hed. My course in vice was on. Remained but the division of the spoil cd out of his wit and senses he eagerly the foolish and rapid haste of my two w us and had i Looger lived my Linbi. This i had often found from woeful exp complied and we immediately bid him companions arouse ii heir suspicions and loin would have been to he Dimiti bed Rienche to he attended with gift Finity is of a Quot Mabl hollowing like watchmen we had not gone a Hundred Yards before Loi High i had wad ii Elbow deep m Well As Villany. I now had an old and bearing Oil his three Hundred dollars they All came in hot Parsi it hollowing Lor Hie attain nine of this end. My in experienced member of the Blu Algeon to h Ltd a we quickly repaired to he thieves and robbers As we App Roach any Len a gain ibo torning. M s1p, an a i al trip was truly living j de we raised Hie cry of robbery our and rain arks. T old to Quot j me by inc single tear of sympathy. But Fate of the other two was somewhat a the Best and most fashionable hotels ii selves and tiring our pistols glided a Mig Lily severe Fiot last Nib to Coldi who like myself arc Young and in worse the in mine a we informed hem supporting gome style we were a quickly by venting our curses upon for december. To Cut Ibe matter Llie Glrst Hironi of life attend to a hat i that nothing had been found the a lid not Hove suspicion. I became acquainted these villainous disturber of society. Or. A urk i want to get r Piuro a Here relate and learn Iford my receive one solid Oil cent. But Lii Dio with most of the boarders and Well j the City however was reached in safety est thus wags the Calber and Tate acid death and Iril my to avoid those not satisfy me for As 1 believed hat our a now where All their Money and Val of gtd we have never been Supsic cd. Rocks upon which i was Wren keel and tripod got More i t a watch a a Hies were 1 frequently contrived to let i hundreds of robberies have been com . Liim narrowly and the result was a i had them Down from the windows in the night melted by me almost every night has i was born ill Mason county by. In expected or actg him to his lace of to my Lellow Comrade. To never borne testimony to my Villa inies but it the year lbl6, respectable and h Cit a be posit i very politely the Cov a a tired the House i never recognized is not necessary to enter into he minutiae . Our paper of this week the Reader and a lengthy to High interesting Arti Tolp Der the Bead a a Viii parents and few a should lie More mud of to Weir origin than myself my mothers image is Ever before me and it the in ii. And for his hard Treal Mei conveyed All his notes Liln a c cd tra ii a anti. Ted to a j at him and he never was Ruiqi acted in fact and repetition of scenes of a like nature. I doubt it any one save myself Ever saw and As 1 have but one Day More to live him near the hotel. When any thing must hasten these few pages to Acon was lost i was generally the most Clam delusion. Orous against the la Willord Lor his Negli-1 one of my last and most considerable it tera Singh i our Nula i Tona it Nio not. Ods Lark itty Aid i Hai h. Sims a. To us to my own private purse. After Doin this 1 and marked this article for publication prayers of one so steeped in crimes a hastened quickly to Liu Hotsic Arl hav me ago and bad Laid it by doubt inti myself could Avail i would out my log arrived there before he made his apr to piety of giving it publicity. But Knees in invoking blessings upon her Warance was never suspected. It ome 8��?o��� among the first to propose Meas thefts was committed at Cincinnati As a Oucht of a few of our readers we memory. But we have parted and on time Aller wards standing near to team catch the thief and 1 was really Well As i recollect in Pearl Street House. It out. Were wet. Indulge la Quot a in a it More. At an Early boat Llinat was about to leave port was ibo gel by nil the Pink of honesty. In teeing through one of the windows of re Niiori of Sulci details of crime a is a a a a a a approached by an old Well dissed Accident however soon occurred j that splendid edifice by night and being i Tea Ion o sick master in a neighbouring from Good looking gentle in who med a ii to of go l a a a Lri a is and informed by a gentleman of the Bouse it to Nisan m. One acc Oiin Sohiman-1 others received a Lengli. Me that he via al out to leave in to e a forced me from the City. Becoming Well who wag in some Small degree league suicides incendiary i a o a a e inc Ion was fond of letter but la ave mentioned Steamer i wit i a gentleman from ten with us in what apartment Money could to the extent in a Biclie our la change clerk upon hot to and no a a a who bad located Down with a be found entered and came out with afford us the oppor Laurily we might i restless mind Rev a commence i walking Tow Ards Llie out a i produce in a Flat boat and who four Trio Sand Dollat. To avoid do acc world. Fill in a a Quot a Witti Ibrom a a tin a tired i m c it t i a in . Alicr the b. Wiik j a a Quot Dit ii fortunate in his Sale i deter Tion 1 Huneau it that evening above Mill and veneration Tor the votaries of Sci de some distance together i of Rcd a a a a a al a pop b a robbery. Learning one Creek and it lies there now unless a Gen ence and would have sooner starved in him i bad some Money to pay out before evening that lie would spend the night to evian to whom 1 told it a Tew Days since penury and rant than live rubbed men we left and Llinat if be would Only be so old a a upon his boat i approached it a has recovered i. I wish the proper i _ _ i a. To _ i ill 1. I. It a a Era an Bov it us rift ree Dat Tai Itele t a it Lue Cal als for he a lir a Ion of every thing a to. There Are inherit and in some of the great cities e Oiler Side of the Atlantic such As Ion Paris &c., papers exclusively de 1 to the publication of such revel ing is of crime melancholy awful disasters. And we believe that e benevolent moral and religions por of those cities make a common cause noticing the pernicious tendency of publications. We do not doubt the pct Nesi of these denunciations is is a monster of Aulii Fri Quot Toful main to be hated needs but to be seen. Seen Loo Oft to tier face it we endure then pity then was never More truth porn envious embodied m four lines than there is 0 above. None living May distr Gard impunity not even the aged above All they cannot with too much be inculcated upon the minds of tie a. Bend the shool of the Young tree just so the stubborn Oak will be incl a on Skiotis of these facts and that a e portion of our subscribers Lay the a that to prepare for Tern before to Beni lies in the fire Side circles we have to mall extent abstained from such Pii on. In fact it is not one time in ten we allow ourselves to read tie a Horn owner Hud it but 1 imagine that it is beyond my Power now to put it in his Possession. I know not when i was More distressed Tolian when i was in the above City my bosom Friend the partner of my dangers my toils and robberies was App re Advent ire Iuo Neol if Money i managed to sell Many thousands kind robberies and thefts do not Gener to that abounds along the thorough having Souie a Judice against my nightly rambles i became Acquumt-1 of the prices for to Aey of ibis Char a ally vary much and the circumstances 8 of existence and the countless ills that my Sel and Lellow comi and to set lire de Willi a Large athletic Wagoner boy it a ave tolerably u form and regular which attend them Are generally similar ills heir to. But constant attrition a it h is House and rubbed him likewise stood six feet above his shoes. In the and 1 doubt if they do not vary As Little in their nature. Besides As the Narra Krs away the solid Rock. The child that the Llames spread rapidly and i regret course of conversation finding that he a a >1�� prices for the general products of live of the celebrated George Lovelt will id not once see the blood Dropoua pins i by say that Mcture they could be Extin had Money i accompanied him to his such upon your Finger without shedding pm bed seven stately buildings were Wagon surveyed his premises and bid a May come in time to amputate your at who were spending their Livee to such kind As to lend me a Hundred dollars i la a it the Middle of the night and having honorable pursuits. Ii Woi return it is soon As we reached pocketed his Money was about to make nothing of High interest transpired the boat. 11c Rapi Illy complied us he a a by with it but As Fate would have it during my school Days and my time was Drew out Bis pocket Book i gently took awaking he sprung upon me and during mostly passed Mali Oil amusements which held of it pretending to be in u great Tbs struggle hat ensued by the Starlight generally engage the attention of Stu la a Rry a it a a a a a a a a cd return to he recognized me and with a curse of dents. At the age of sixteen i became in Quot tic boat. I walked off in a rapid Man vengeance pronounced my name. 1 was Amoureux of a Beautiful and Lovely girl a a a a if Bunting the St re but the old desperate. It was essential for my safely j bended. I was forced to leave and Send land her gentle heart won upon me until gentleman trotted after me not Howe that 1 should leave the City before he in Istone friends from Louisville to swear my very soul was melted into lenders tsp a it suspecting the fraud i was about to formed on me. My Arm caught a super him Clear. I did not think 1 had so much she was the Burthen of my dreams by play upon Linin his natural love Tor a n natural strength and Power. I held him Day and by night her image Torver by alone prompting him to follow me. With one hand and seizing a stick with haunted me she was the soul and sub to truck for he commons he followed the other felled him to the floor stunned stance of All my Iho Glits. I loved her a a a losing patience however at last and senseless. Enriched by this achieve Wilh a Levotion pure and unsullied. A a my i and becoming somewhat alarmed for ii in ment six Hundred dollars 1 started from love was pure As the Wing of a Sera-1 Money he asked me a that in the native of Tbs a Ity and travelling on horseback to Plum a 1 revealed it but she loved me Tod l i replied ii he Natchez there took a steam bout fir Lou not. Strange to say site haled ant. Desh l�5� al a a a a and that i was a poor Man 1 Siville. Posed me. A i was then that All the fiery i a a Nln la al up a a a any thing about a. Thecil compelled to leave new Orleans be and Devilish feeling of my nature cum a boat in the mean time had Raisc-1 steam Quot of a a a i a a old see my brother robber be Over me my very brain was maddened h e old gentleman a family was or Board was left in Possession of All our plunder my heart was tiled i hated a ii and my a a their passages had All Heen Forand i Rigel to say that a division even vengeance was denounced against the they must go and return he in it big up to this time has never taken place. I world Lor i conceived that All thought drops of sweat gathered Over his Fqy Elmead Bave olten heard that there was honesty a Hersel. 1 had read some romances and he stood the picture of distr he among thieves but 1 have Seldom found and the dangers and perils of a robber s by a i a a bed for one half of the contents of it so when heir interest went against it. Lite had enchantments for me. My life 5be pocketbook secondly for the fourth soon after my return to Louisville 1 had been embittered and my heart cued a t a a responded with a laugh a lie beg became intimate with some counterfeit be Elm left i thought crime had murdered Vliem but i mourned his absence like a Mother would her fondling innocent. He was Brave he loved me and was my Friend. But alas he too in my afflictions has deserted i cannot close this life history i Hout alluding to one fact which May portray his High and delicate sense of Honor. I lodging his Faith to his Cincinnati lawyers that hey should be paid for services rendered so soon As he was discharged and arrived at Louisville he actually stole the Money from his own sister to discharge the debt. And Here i May Challenge the records of history to show where a hero has gone greater lengths to fulfil his Promise. An old gentleman in Knox county by. Out Lor revenge my Resolution was tax Quot to implored me to give him then ers and having procured a plate and a May Poss Bly recollect some men who Ken Tui my determination fixed. Cin murders a amp a. That 30 frequently am St Sci Tinati was the theatre of my first ext dollars to Bear his expenses Home per we repaired to Illinois and about and As this seemed very reas Nable nine Miles above Shawneetown several pretended to Call to see him for he purpose of Selling negroes and doubtless he Eves in looking Over our exc Aniros. Pits it was there my career of crime a Ftp a a few jest at his simplicity i gave a thousand one and three Dollar notes were recollect what fair traders they a commenced. 1 had been there but Bat amount out of his one Hundric and struck Oft upon the Bank of , were w t being was never born into Llic world a a heart us Flinty a feelings so Tew times before 1 meditated the entire a Guty dollars and when i lust saw him Ohio. I he counterfeit was not a very Ilii Duclion of a merchant on water he was running with All his Speed Lour Dok upon without pain Tolcou Temptie a a a a a a e boat in time out sorrow the dark catalogue of ii fued with a Small bail culled True soon after this adv Good one but As 1 had an Exter Sive a Quail acc a Vith those a who bought such Hen his communicative Tongue announced the secret place where his Money was deposited. But enough of this 1 am wearied of narrations of this or leg to open and probe your inmost ,a3 cooly and As Ziolli achingly As the i Icher flays an of. The woman emperor j t once could not contemplate the dying j is of a Fly Wilbut an agony that Inadel whole Frame tremble came in Lime to Ead and Slaughter scores of his own in ending subjects out of Mere Wai tonness his own diversion and pastime. Let the and be but Seldom turned upon this dark i dismal bide of the Pictro of Many sex nce and then when they do occur a a his passage through life they will apr in in to Weir native and loathsome deform and he will taste not touch not handle the unclean thing but pass safely along defiled and und filing. But let that mind Ain and again go Down into the sinks of Quity let it either in fact or in fancy a gently contemplate the scenes of crime Trage and enormity and soon his moral the country. If one engaged in Titis Hus shortly make its appearance deeds of iness Werc to confine himself to the sales this kind will be put before you in All maid in ashes. At that time i gloried in him Good night. Returning however m of this article among the Brethren of his their lights and Slid own and it will be the my 1 Hail caused and As the crack the course of the night i found that lie prot session he might turn it into enormous an almost perfect exposition of the Villa ing flames arose on High 1 Felt a glow of Triumph when i thought of what deep punishment 1 could Mali Coupon those who Oft ended. And so far from thinking that the Suft Eiers should be Ignant at my outrage 1 thought that they should be j grateful that their lives Lead been spa-1 red them. The extent of damage occasioned by this burning must have been immense but 1 can form no Good idea of the amount As myself and brother incendiaries immediately after left the scene of guilt for Louisville. 1 continued in was asleep with his coat under his head with his arms around it. It was a by to imagine Liere the Money was but to obtain tie article without Awakening him was difficult. A Lucky thought struck me. I look one of his a but should he pass it Oft himself Nies a which Are Practised by ivc Stern he would make but Little and the risk of rogues and robbers detection is almost certain particularly j come now to the crime for which if his character be suspicious. Ii Lovett and myself have to Sufler death perhaps Many gentlemen who live land As my heart is harrowed by its rec Soine five or six Miles in a Southren direct collection i will Only dwell upon it for a on ropes tied his feet to the wheel and Tion from Louisville recollect some Sev moment. Lovett is innocent. He knew jerked the articles from under him he eral robberies which i were committed in no taught about it and by whatever oth awoke and like a Mountain tigress made Liat neighbourhood some few Mont Lis ago. Or crimes he May be cursed or whatever one Spring at me but the rope threw him i was the de predator and at my instance be the outrages he has heaped upon Sci backwards and with one shriek he fell and suggestion they were mostly com Ety his blood is shed for a murder of prostrate on the ground. Melted. It is not necessary to give details which he knew not and he tails a victim amid the dissipation in which j was of them All Here and i will Only give a a to the base corrupt and wilful perjury Louisville for Many months and was Dai engaged i became passionately fond of . Learning that a Faini of women whose unhallowed feelings of by engaged in Small thefts and robberies. I gaming and the proceeds of a weeks by of free negroes who lived some few revenge and hate have alone prompted the band that 1 found Here was More theft and robbery were frequently lost Miles Oft had Large sums of Money in his destruction. 1 hese Are my dying adroit and better disciplined than the upon one turn of Faro. In the mean time their House we voted they should be words and 1 cannot be by an one in Cincinnati and it was Here Uoder i paid a visit to new Orleans and my robbed. It was repugnant to my feelings earthly consideration to conless Iny own the tuition of the masters of the proles-1 propensity Lor crime was somewhat to deprecate upon the poor a friended a guilt and acquit a Man Tor w torn 1 enter Sion that i become the elegant and heightened to that Metropolis of riot and negro but my companions wished it and Tain no kind feelings. Am he in Quot Comillis bed thief and robber. For with debauchery. Here 1 found a numerous. 1 complied with the voice of the Majori or of Tandy. 1 alone s a a d All due deference to George Lovetts and a Tensive band of swindler thieves to for it was my wish to win their love would 1 could say otherwise but 1 am the murder Sufler. I must

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