Hays City, KansasJohn White, a Black barber, operated his shop on this corner from 1868 until his death in 1879. On June 17, 1872, five-year-old Cy Goddard, Jr., was killed by a stray bullet, while seeking safety in White's barber chair during a street fight. The trigger - happy drunk responsible was fined $50 "for shooting pistols in town and thus endangering the citizens."
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|Placed By||City of Hays Kansas Convention & Visitors Bureau|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, August 1st, 2016 at 9:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14S E 471181 N 4302658|
|Decimal Degrees||38.87230000, -99.33221667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 52.338', W 99° 19.933'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 52' 20.28" N, 99° 19' 55.98" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 107-199 W 10th St, Hays KS 67601, US|
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