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OBITUARY.

NED KELLY'S CAPTOR. (Per Press Association —Copyright.) MELBOURNE, February 11. The death is announced of ex-Police-Sergeant- Steele, who wounded and captured Ne.d Kelly, the notorious bushranger, at the Glenrowari Hotel. ' The Kelly >gang were in the hotel at Glenrowan, -which was surrounded by the police, and Ned Kelly, who had been separated from them, returned to Help them, wearing the armour. He walked coolly and slowly close to the police, and a duel ensued.- For some time the police fired at him, but, his armour protected the outlaw. Then Sergeant Steele rapidly approached him, and, by firing at his legs, brought him down. Steele then rvished at him bravely, and seized his revolver hand^ and Kelly was soon overpowered.

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OBITUARY., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8792, 12 February 1914

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OBITUARY. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8792, 12 February 1914

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