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Some doubt having been expressed as to whether the new apparatus to be used in New York for execution of criminals by electricity will cause instant death, an apparently well educated Philadelphian has written to General Austin Lathrop, of Albany, a remarkable letter, offering to make a personal test. The man says that he is poor, out of employment, and has a large family to Bupport, and is willing to make a demonstration, provided that in case of his death his family shall receive 5,000d01.

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 5, Evening Star, Issue 7985, 14 August 1889

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Page 2 Advertisements Column 5 Evening Star, Issue 7985, 14 August 1889