Arthur Sammons Killed By Train

Car Hit By Train, Mail Carrier Killed BURRTON, KS –  December 28 – A 73-year-old substitute mail carrier was killed today when his car slipped off the railroad station platform in Burrton and was struck by a passenger train. He was Arthur James Sammons, a...

James Gray Sentence Postponed

Postpone James Gray Sentence “Kink” in New Kansas Statute Makes Delay Advisable NEWTON, KS – Decision to postpone sentencing of James Gray, colored, and confessed slayer of his son-in-law, Chester Banks, until the February term of district court was announced...

Mrs. S.A. Newhall

NEWTON, KS – Word was received here on Thursday from R. Frank Newhall of Chicago, telling of the death of his mother, Mrs. S. A. Newhall at Loma Linda, Calif. Mrs. Newhall is the wife of the late Dr. S. A. Newhall, who practiced in Newton many years ago. Mrs....

Cadet Ray Rowe Victim of Army Plane Crash

Cadet Ray Rowe and Pal Killed Newton Youth Is Victim of Army Plane Crash Near Kelly Field Son of S. C. Rowe Instantly Killed When Big Bomber Fell – Will Be Brought Home NEWTON, KS – Associated Press dispatches from San Antonio, telling the shocking news of...