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Re: Fred Westfall born 1901 in Perry, Mo
Posted by: Phyllis Abbott (ID *****0390) Date: May 13, 2008 at 08:09:03
In Reply to: Fred Westfall born 1901 in Perry, Mo by Sharon of 287

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Contributed by Gigimo

Kansas City Star
February 6 1907

Location: Kansas City, MO
Page/Column: 7/3

A Missouri Man Shot Himself. John Westfall Left a Note Saying the World Was Exciting.
Portland, Ore., Feb 6., John WESTFALL of Perry , Mo., shot himself on the John HOFFMAN ranch in Horse Heaven, Benton county, Washington, yesterday. WESTFALL it is said, was a graduate of the University of Missouri, and owned considerable stock, as well as a bank account in Prosser, Wash. His last letter was addressed to HOFFMAN, and said: "I have decided to get off the earth, for I can't stand the excitement any longer."

HOFFMAN has sent the body to Perry, Mo. HOFFMAN is the rancher on whose farm Frank HOFFMAN was working when captured for the MYERS murder trial at Kansas City.




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