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Lafayette Parish Newspaper Records

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Filename Date Submitter
Eugene Bertrand shoots Jules Gautreau Jan 2013 Missy Ivey
Adrien Breaux kills John P. Duffy - 1873 Jan 2013 Missy Ivey
Albert Delahoussaye loses fingers in gun accident - 1873 Jan 2013 Missy Ivey
Onesime Melancon murders Jules D. Broussard - 1873 Jan 2013 Missy Ivey
Onesime Mouton in Fatal Accident - 1873 Jan 2013 Missy Ivey
Hypolite A. Savoie in knife fight with Joseph O. Landry - 1873 Jan 2013 Missy Ivey


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