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Washington County Historical Society Educational Presentation


Thursday, June 20, 2024

7:00 P. M.

Palmer Community Building
203 N Indiana St.
Palmer, Kansas 66962

TOPIC:  Horse Thieves or Murderers!!!!
Given by:  Susan Keesecker

A joke in the family for years was that grandma wanted her son to quit looking for ancestors as “You just might find a Horse thief or Murderer”
As I was filing at the Museum a few months ago, I discovered an interesting article. As I dug deeper … YES, there is a file marked murders. AND, POOF! an idea for a program.
Could you be related to such an unsavory person?? (hint: one was a retired Banker!) Did they just shoot a person? A knife? A Fight? What had caused the incident??

COME join this informational gathering and discover the dark side of Washington County!  Are you related to a murderer!!   Do you have a story to share??

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