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February 2nd, 1925

Quoted from original police record: Murder suicide: Horan, Daniel - Age 41 - Found dead at 11:45 AM, in the kitchen of his home, 6812 So. Wabash Ave., in a sitting postion at the table, with a bullet wound in the back of the head. Killed by his wife, Anna Horan, whose body was found in the bedroom, a suicide. 5 Dist.

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