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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

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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.

Submitted: 12/28/15

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