souri, wrote an account of the recent murder of a person whom he called Poor Martin White, a Free State preacher of the Gospel.
It served its purpose — for it was orshed in a Republican paper and widely copied; when — as had been arranged — Martin White re-appeared, denied the story of his death, and ridiculed the Republicans fory papers, whenever an outrage was recorded, would sneeringly allude to Poor Martin White.
For his services in furthering this stratagem, and as a reward for the murder of Frederick Brown, Poor Martin White was elected a member of the Territorial Legislature which assembled at Lecompton.
During the course of the session he gaveacher, calmly, I was acting as a part of the law and order militia.
Poor Martin White, when the session was finished, proceeded to his home.
But he never reachedrpse was found stiff and cold on the prairie — with a rifle ball in it. Poor Martin White!
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