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A Penny for Your Thoughts
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TitleA Penny for Your Thoughts
AbstractBrief, humorous piece relating several details of research by the Missouri State Archives and Jackson County, Missouri, officials in 2005, in which court records were discovered pertaining to the 1833 destruction of the Independence offices of the Evening and Morning Star, a Mormon newspaper. The author points out that Samuel Owens and Benjamin Majors are named among the codefendents in the case, the former being the proprietor of Owen's Landing east of Independence, and the latter being the father of Alexander Majors, partner in the Russell, Majors and Waddell freighting firm.
AuthorDavid K. Clapsaddle
DateFebruary 1, 2006
SourceWagon Tracks (Santa Fe Trail Association Quarterly)
Local SubjectChurch of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Majors, Benjamin
Owens, Samuel C.
Partridge, Edward
Majors, Alexander
Russell, Majors and Waddell Freighting Company
Allen, Charles
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID215567
CONTENTdm number20963
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