Murderer of Calhouner Gets 12 Years in 1910

(07/08/2002)

Transcribed by Norma Knotts Shaffer from microfilm of the Calhoun Chronicle dated 12/20/1910.

Frank Marshall's Slayer Gets 12 Years in Va. Penitentiary

Roanoke, Va., Dec 16 - J.S. Jessie, proprietor of the Tip Top hotel of this city, who has been on trial four days charged with murdering David Franklin Marshall, a guest of the hotel, was tonight found guilty of second degree murder and his punishment fixed by 12 years in the penitentiary.