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130 Years Ago The guards at the prison saw a man standing along the roof of the prison hiding behind the projections of the wall ... a shot was fired and he rose and ran like a cat to the manhole. When he reached the wall he cast aside his shoes, made a leap over the wall and crossed the road headed for Shaw’s hot springs. He was recognized as Matheney, a murderer serving a life sentence. He had cut the iron plate in the ceiling of the cell ... Later that night he came to the house of a …

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