Shelby  County  Indiana
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The  Kokomo  Tribune
August 2, 1935
Page 5
Shelbyville, Ind., Aug. 2----Pleading guilty to a charge of robbing the Gwynneville bank in December 1932,  Theodore Howard, 20, received a ten year state prison sentence in Shelby circuit court Thursday.  He was apprehended last March in Troy, O.  Roland Leisure  of Knightstown is serving a 20 year sentence for his part in the $1,500 holdup.
Contributed by Janet McColley Franklin

The  Indianapolis  Sunday  Star
October 21, 1923
Page 9
          Shelbyville---- The marriage of  Miss Marie Schooler  of Lebanon and  Thomas Howard,  son of  Mr. and Mrs. William Howard  of near Waldron, took place Friday at Cincinnati, O.  The couple enjoyed a wedding trip and in the near future will make their home near Lebanon.  Mrs. Howard has been engaged in teaching school at Cincinnati for several years.
Contributed by Janet McColley Franklin

The  Daily  Democrat
Friday, June 26, 1908
Page 3   column 2
          Miss Emma Howard,04/13/13 who has been attending the Terre Haute normal school, returned last evening to this city, where she will spend the summer vacation.  Miss Lora Howard,  who went to Terry Haute several days ago to attend the commencement exercises, also returned home last evening.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Muncie  Morning  Star
December 29, 1904
(by Star Special Service)
Shelbyville -  William Williams, colored, indicted for killing  Thomas Howard, also colored, at Indianapolis, and brought here on change of venue, will be called for trial January 16.
Transcribed by DJ Faust, contact for info about copies

The  Daily  Democrat
Thursday, September 4, 1893
Page 4
          I wan't[sic] all of the country boys to make my place headquarters during fair week.  Dennis Howard.     d6t w1t
          Sporting headquarters at Dennis Howard's, where you can get the finest liquors, wines and the best brands of cigars.  Don't forget the place, No. 40 Public Square, and everything is on the square at my place.       d6t w1t
Copied by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Democrat
April 21, 1892
Page 3  column 3
          Dr. F. M. Howard,  of St. Paul, who has been very ill is much improved, and he spent Sunday in this city with his daughter, Mrs. W. M. Alley.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelby  Democrat
October 8, 1891
Page 3
          Marriage licenses have been issued to  Edward S. Howard  and Iona V. Arnold;   Joseph R. Davis  and  Jessie Story;   William O. Middleton  and  Francis A. Jonas.
Copied by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Cincinnati  Daily  Enquire
24 May 1871
          Day before yesterday afternoon,  Michael Howard, while under the influence of liquor, sat down on the track of the Indianapolis and Cincinnati Railroad at Shelbyville, Indiana.  The train due here in the afternoon came on, and before Howard was seen by the engineer, he was run over and terribly mangled, causing instant death.  He leaves a family in Shelbyville.
Contributed by John Addison Ballard

The  Shelby  Republican
July 13, 1870
Page 3 column 2
          James Howard,  a carpenter, in the employ of  Mr. E. Victor,  on Tuesday last, cut his leg just above the ankle, with a foot adze, while working on the erection of Mr. Jam. Clark's new residence, four miles west of this city, making an ugly and danterous wound.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

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