This Day in Texas History: Iconoclast Publisher Killed in Waco

This Day in Texas History: Iconoclast Publisher Killed in Waco April 01, 1898 On this day in 1898, controversial journalist William Cowper Brann was fatally shot in the back by Tom E. Davis on a Waco street. Brann managed to pull his own gun and kill Davis. Earlier in the decade Brann’s newspaper, the Iconoclast,…
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