O. J. Geever

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A stubborn man. Ran for sheriff, coroner and mayor and got beat; life-long ambition to run for governor and get beat. told his wife: "Believe that I'll climb up on the piano bench and jump off and commit suicide." He jumped off and died.  [Life somewhat parallels that of George McFulper, Eugene Partlow, F.G. Rogeeshersly and Emory J. Hong.] - compiled by Richard E. Hunton