Chicago Tribune 2 - son kidnapped by indians

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Chicago Tribune 2 - son kidnapped by indians - During the latter part of last August, it was...
During the latter part of last August, it was ascertained through the medium of the papers, that a returned Indian captive was at Cleveland searching for hit relatives. Search was made for this person, but be was not found until Tues day evening, aov. io, wnen ne was aiscoverea st a farmers house near Sugar Grove, Warren County, Pa., by Wm. Dayton, who started him immediately for Adrian, where he arrived Thursday Thursday noon. 'I he news flew like wildfire through the neigh borhood, and the people have been visiting bim constantly since bis arrival, questioning ana cross-questioning cross-questioning cross-questioning him until he is almost exhausted, exhausted, 'l'be scarB corresponding to those on Matthew Matthew Brayton when lost, were found on his per son. Me is a man ot aooui a leet ? ) incnes in height, and of light complexion. He has some tattoo marks on his chest, also some scars on his right leg. caused bv wouuds received in an Indian battle some turee years ago. tne Indians Indians in performing the necessary surgical ope ration, strapped him io a log, and sewed up tbe wound (some 8 inches in length) witn a buckskin buckskin thong, making but tbiee stitches. Tbe scars made by tbe needle and tbong are nearly a large as that made by tbe cut ot tbe tomahawk. tomahawk. He has with him his Indian dog, called Nemi, and a large pipe made of flint, which weighs nine ounces. He says it took him one

Clipped from Chicago Tribune30 Nov 1859, WedPage 2

Chicago Tribune (Chicago, Illinois)30 Nov 1859, WedPage 2
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