Description of a terrible murder, which was committed in Urloffen on April 6th, 1824.

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Title

Description of a terrible murder, which was committed in Urloffen on April 6th, 1824.

Description

Beschreibung einer schrecklichen Mordgeschichte, welche den 6. April 1824 in Urloffen verübt worden ist. Title from cover.

Source

Michigan State University Library Special Collections XX folioHV6535.G3B473 1824

Date

1824

Format

Fraktur. [3] p.: 1 ill.; 22 cm.

Language

German

Abstract

Describes the details of a robbery murder. A neighbor killed 4 people in the same household and left with a large sum of money. He was not under suspicion though 8 others were in custody for 11 months during the criminal investigation. Two of those suffered some corporal punishment during their incarceration. The murderer was brought to justice as a result of his employee's suspicions about his involvment. The murderer was sentenced to death. The wrongly imprisoned were released and given monetary compensation and gifts. Poetic version of the events in conclusion.

Date Created

[1824?]

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Reference

Description of a terrible murder, which was committed in Urloffen on April 6th, 1824., 1824

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“Description of a terrible murder, which was committed in Urloffen on April 6th, 1824. ,” "Poor Sinners' Pamphlets", accessed November 17, 2019, http://courses.cal.msu.edu/al340ss16/psp/items/show/185.

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