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Tuesday, April 23, 1839.+-

Carthage, IL.

Lincoln and T. Lyle Dickey defend Wm. Fraim for murder of Wm. Neathhammer February 17, 1838. Fraim, aged 20, employed on steamer Hero, stabbed fellow laborer in drunken brawl at Frederick. Case has come to Hancock County on change of venue. Jury brings in verdict of guilty. Lincoln files motion for arrest of judgment.Record.