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Tupelo Journal (MS)
Tupelo Journal (MS)
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Description: One Fatal Injury by Four Escaped Elephants

Date: August 11 1882

Newspaper published in: Tupelo, MS

Source: Lee County Library, Tupelo, MS

Page/Column: Page 1, Column 2

Four circus elephants escaped from their keepers in Troy, N. Y., Aug. 2. Patrick Ryan and wife were knocked down, the former receiving fatal injuries. Several other persons were hurt. One of the animals charged a bloom of red-hot iron in a rolling-mill.

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