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Moultrie GA 1909 shootout Williams Hart Flowers

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Moultrie GA 1909 shootout Williams Hart Flowers

Posted: 1347292912000
Classification: Death
Surnames: Williams, Hart, Flowers Boyd
from Monay 4 October 1909, Jacksonville FL Times Union:
Moultrie, Georgia Oct 2.- At the old homestead of the late Nathan Flowers in the lower part of this county, bert Williams is dead, Wright Flowers is dying, and it is believed William Flowers is fatally hurt tonight, as the result of a terrific six-handed battle with rifles and pistols, news of which reached here today.
Sheriff Boyd and a big posse of deputies is on the trail of John Hart, and his two sons, who are charged in the shooting, and who are at large, fully armed. It is alleged they took Williams and the Flowers brothers by surprise, and that because of this, all the casualties in the battle were on one side, the Harts, father and sons, ranging against the three men who were shot.

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