Former Convict Killed in Philippines in 1901

(09/07/2002)

Transcribed by Norma Knotts Shaffer from microfilm of the Calhoun Chronicle dated 1/8/1901.

It will be news to most of our readers to learn that Charley Walker, who gained such an unenviable reputation in the Circuit Court a few years ago, and was sent to the penitentiary from this county for stealing a horse from Perry Mace, was killed in the Philippine Islands, recently, while fighting bravely for his country.