People's Banner (MS)
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Description: Frank Gillett Has Both Legs Crushed
Date: December 6 1894
Newspaper published in: Pontotoc, MS
Source: MSU Library
Page/Column: Page 1, Column 3
NEWS OF THE WEEK
Gleaned By Telegraph and Mail
AT Perry, Ok., Frank Gillett, a railroad man living at Arkansas City, was horribly mangled on the 28th. Gillett was a brakeman on the Santa Fe and was assisting in switching some cars when he fell across the track and several freight cars passed over his legs, crushing them to mincemeat.
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