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Bad deeds from bad seed

Previously on Acton Books:- Doc Davison of Hawesville, Kentucky took involvement in local government too far when he broke into jail to kill an opponent. Still free and harbouring a grudge against another prominent citizen of his little town in … Continue reading

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America’s first suicide bomber

It’s going to be an intriguing story when the 1860 news report from the Ohio River┬áport town of Hawesville, Kentucky begins “Dr H.A. Davison, it will be remembered, was one of the persons who entered the jail and shot Thomas … Continue reading

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