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Description: Roberts Family Killed by Train
Date: June 10 1897
Newspaper published in: Gurley, AL
Source: Madison Co. Library, Huntsville, AL
Page/Column: Page 1, Column 2
CRIMES AND CASUALTIES
ON the 1st James Roberts, wife and three children were killed by an Illinois Central passenger train at Alma, Ill. They were in a wagon, and attempted to cross the track, when the wagon was struck by the locomotive and all the occupants were instantly killed.
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