Attorney(s) appearing for the Case
Putney & Ritchey, Victoria, for appellant.
George P. Blackburn, State's Atty., of Austin, for the State.
Court of Criminal Appeals of Texas.
The offense is murder; the punishment, life imprisonment.
A witness for the State testified that appellant, on Saturday afternoon on the main street of Victoria, drew a pistol as he approached deceased, cursed him, and then fired several shots at close range into the body of deceased.
Appellant offered two witnesses, his wife and his daughter, who testified about antecedent illness suffered by appellant, and expressed the opinion that...
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