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Letter to the editor: Research indicates Lewis was assassinated
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From Dave Searles Brodhead To the editor: This is in response to Dan Wegmueller's column (published Aug. 12, 2014 in The Monroe Times) on the legacy of Meriwether Lewis in Tennessee. New historical research may prove that Lewis was apparently assassinated. We now know that Gen. James Wilkinson, the highest ranking officer in the U.S. Army at the time was a traitor "in the pay of Spain."

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