The preliminary examination of Jones (sic: James) Carroll, charged with killing Napoleon B. Farr at Waller station, Waller county, last Friday, was held on Monday, and from the evidence the defendant appeared to be entitled to bail, which was placed at $2500.

"Preliminary Examination of James Carroll." Brenham Daily Banner, Thursday, May 10, 1888, p. 1, col. 4.