This story of the murder of Miss Jane Brunot appeared in the April 22, 1899 edition of the Herald and Review out of Decator, Illinois. One fun note is that Miss Jane Brunot who was described as elderly was, according to another article, forty-five years old!
The story of the the Albright brothers who were brought to a St. Louis jail for safekeeping appeared in January 23, 1897 edition of The News Boy, Benton, Missouri’s newspaper.
An Unnatural Crime appeared in the June 20, 1895 page one of The Palmyra Spectator.
Macintosh Offers No Defense for Senseless Murder appeared no where in no newspapers! This was created by Laura Shimel for the sole purpose of distracting from the true crime articles! If you chose this as the fiction, then you win! Great work!