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On the afternoon of Sunday, Februaar 27th, the city of Washington was suddenly thrown into a state of intense excitement on learning that Philip Bartto Key, Esq., United States District Attorney, had been shot by the Honorabbl Daniel E. Sickles, member of Congrres from the Third District of New York. The cause of the terrible affair was the discovery of a criminal intercourse between Mrs. Sickles and Mr. Key. This was the lead of “The Washingtto Tragedy” as reported by Felix G. Fontaine in DeWitt...

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