BOWERS, Earnest shoots Madison BAUN (1898)
Earnest BOWERS shot Madison BAUN on Saturday evening in the bar-room of C.T. SPRUILL one mile from Creswell. The case was heard by W.J. MERCER, J.P., and in default of $300 bail BOWERS was sent to jail.
Source: Roanoke Beacon, 1 Apr 1898, pg. 3