Wanted poster for the assassin of the Hon. Thomas D'Arcy McGee

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Whereas, the

Honorable Thomas D'Arcy McGee

A Member of the House of Commons of the Dominion of Canada, was foully assassinated in this city, on the morning of the seventh day of April, 1868, in accordance with a Resolution of the Corporation, I, Henry James Friel, Mayor of the City of Ottawa, do hereby offer a



For the Apprehension and Prosecution to Convinction of the Assassin.

I hereby also offer the sum of

two thousand dollars

For the apprehension and conviction of any party or parties in any way implicated in or connected with, or privy to, the perpetration of this atrocious crime.

Given under my Hand at the City of Ottawa, this seventh day of April, A.D., 1868.

Henry J. Friel,
Mayor of Ottawa


This work was published before January 1, 1925, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.