Texas

Outlaw murdered following argument 

August 19, 1895 El Paso, Texas Outlaw John Wesley Hardin is killed in a saloon following a heated argument Hardin was an outlaw wanted for several murders, though he claimed any deaths he was responsible for were all in self-defense. One of the killings he admitted to, however, involved a man shot through a wall… Continue reading Outlaw murdered following argument 

Newspaper clippings · Oklahoma

Girl murdered in cemetery 

From the St. Louis Post-Dispatch  Published August 19, 1941 Chandler, Oklahoma  The nude body of an 18-year-old woman is found propped up against a headstone in a cemetery  The woman, Billie Grayson, and her 12-year-old friend were picked up by a "medium-sized, sharp-faced man" as they walked. The man asked the girls if there were… Continue reading Girl murdered in cemetery