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Parks - John

Source: Crawfordsville Weekly Journal Friday, 9 December 1898
John Parks was killed by the cars at Veedersburg Wednesday and some allege that his death was simply suicide. The Covington Friend, speaking of the man, says: “John Parks was about thirty five years of age. He formerly lived in Yeddo, having moved to Veedersburg only last summer. He was a married man but has not lived with his wife for some time. She is the woman who created quite a sensation about a year ago by eloping with John Allen Fruits, also of Yeddo. The woman soon returned and was received by the deceased. They moved to Veedersburg, but did not live together but a short time. They separated and the woman went to Crawfordsville, where she now resides. - s

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