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Object Name Warrant
Catalog Number 2006.1.1
Title Arrest Warrant for Henry White for shooting Higha Collins
Scope & Content Warrant for Arrest of Henry White for Malicious Shooting and Wounding 1909

Inside Arrest Warrant:

The Commonwealth of Kentucky
To the Sheriff, Constable, or Peace Officers of Breathitt County
You Are commanded to forthwith arrest Henry White and bring him before me or some Magistrate of Breathitt County to answer the charge of Malicious Shooting and Wounding with Intent to Kill committed as follows: the said Henry White did in the county and state aforesaid on the 23rd day of October 1909 unlawfully & willingfully shoot & wound Higha Collins with the intent to Kill against the Peace & Dignity of the Commonwealth of Ky and contrary to the form of the State in such cases made & provided.
Given under my hand as Justice of the Peace of Breathitt County this October 24th, 1909
J. M. Deaton, J. P. B. C.

Cover of the Arrest Warrant:

Commonwealth
Vs.Warrant
Henry White
Witness for Commwth
Dan Henson
Will Henson
Lewis Henson
Henry Townsel
John Watts
Sam Collins
John Watts
Lewis Henson
Enry Townsel

Left Flap:
Executed by Arresting the said Henry White and Delivering him to J. M. Deaton, J. P. B. C. for trial this October 27, 1909
D. P. Strong, C. B. C.
By Thomas Deaton, D. C. B. C.
Collection Stephen D. Bowling Collection
Search Terms Henry White
Dan Henson
Will Henson
Lewis Henson
Henry Townsel
John Watts
Sam Collins
John Watts
Lewis Henson
Enry Townsel
J. M. Deaton
D. P. Strong
Thomas Deaton
Higha Collins
Maclicious Shooting and Wounding
Attempted Murder
River Caney
Warrant
Arrest