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Letter dated May 23, 1919 from William Langer to Sheriff Rollin Welch regarding a telegram from Jennie Clark. The letter contains the text of the telegram, which states that Jennie Clark, a dairy farmer of Sterling ND, believes that her life and the lives of her family are in danger from Frances Elness who, working for John Elness, possesses a deadly weapon and has been using Clark's hay meadow. Clark's telegram asks for legal protection. Langer asks that Welch investigate the matter and make sure the party is protected.
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Bismarck, Threats, Sterling ND
Rollin Welch, Jennie Clark, Frances Elness, John Elness
Political History | United States History
Langer, William, "Letter from William Langer to Rollin Welch Regarding Telegram from Jennie Clark, May 23, 1919." (1919). William Langer Papers. 212.