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A Day That Began with Death: The Hoskins Family Murders of 1919

On a cold January morning, John Hoskins slaughtered three members of his family.

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  • Photo Credit: Courtesy of John Brassard Jr. / Adams County Free Press
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  • John Hoskins (far left) with Gladys (center, standing), Irene (far right), and Roy (center, sitting).

    Photo Credit: Courtesy of John Brassard Jr. / Adams County Free Press
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  • John Hoskins (left), Hulda Campbell (right).

    Photo Credit: Courtesy of John Brassard Jr. / Adams County Free Press
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  • The Hoskins Family home.

    Photo Credit: Courtesy of John Brassard Jr. / Adams County Free Press

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