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A MASSIVE MANHUNT IS UNDERWAY G, AFTER THE BLOODY AND
PARTLY CLOTHED BODY OF A 74 YEAR OLD BONHAM WOMAN WAS FOUND THIS MORNING,
IN THE BACK YARD OF HER HOME. POLICE CHIEF THURMON RENFRO, SAID THAT
ABOUT 50 MEN ARE SEARCHING FOR A NEGRO MAN, ABOUT 30 YEARS OF AGE, IN
CONNECTION WITH THE SLAYING. JOIN G IN THE SEARCH WERE SHERIFF'S OFFICERS,
CITY POLICEMEN, TEXAS RANGERS, AND A VOLUNTEER POSSE. CHIEF RENFRO, ALSO
SAID THAT THE KILLING MAY BE LINKED WITH THE CASE OF A 50 YEAR OLD WOMAN
WHO REPORTED THAT A MAN BROKE INTO HER HOUSE , SHORTLY AFTER 3 THIS
MORNING, THE DEAD WOMAN WAS IDENTIFIED AS ELLA BOWEN HAMNER, WHOSE BODY
WAS FOUND BY A NEIGHBOR ABOUT 6:30 THIS MORNING. OFFICERS SAY THERE

WAS NO SIGN OF A STRUGGLE INSIDE THE HOUSE.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Body], item, May 27, 1967; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1011643/m1/1/ocr/: accessed March 24, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.

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