Discover your family's story.

Enter a grandparent's name to get started.

Start Now
The Alabama Ennquirer
The Alabama Ennquirer
Contributed by klstacy_home

Description: Austin is the Marshal

Date: July 25 1889

Newspaper published in: Hartselle, AL

Source: Madison County, AL Library

Page/Column: Page 1, Column 6

Austin Is the Marshal
-------
WASHINGTON, July 19. Charles C. Austin of Decatur, was appointed Marshal of the North Alabama District to-day.
He is a native of the state, and now holds the office of Mayor of Decatur, and is an active and uncompromising Republican.
This was predicted early this morning, when the news got abroad that Judge Bruce had withdrawn his support from Hardy and endorsed Austin’s appointment, created a great stir in the camps of Alabamians, though by the majority it is considered to be a good appointment
Austin is an old time, straight-out Republican, and not a representative of a white league or any particular faction. The other candidates are, of course, disappointed, but take the matter philosophically, and are preparing to go home.
Dick Austin, who has been here making the fight for his brother is the happiest man alive.

Rating:

  • 0/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

0/5 based on 0 votes. The median rating is 0.
Show Individual Votes

Submitted: 09/14/18

Tags: (Please limit tags to surnames found within the article above)

Views: 8 views. Averaging 0 views per day.
In the most recent 30 day period, there've been 0 views.

Previous Article | Next Article


Items (articles, comments, etc.) placed on the Newspaper Abstracts website and associated mail lists remain the property of the contributor. By submitting any item to this site, the contributor has granted permission to the Newspaper Abstracts website and associated mail lists to permanently display and archive the item(s) online for free access to the site visitor.