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Tupelo Journal (MS)
Tupelo Journal (MS)
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Description: Adjudged Insane Due to Use of Cigarettes

Date: May 8 1891

Newspaper published in: Tupelo, MS

Source: Lee County, MS Library

Page/Column: Page 1, Column 4

SOUTHERN BRIEFS
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DAILY OCCURRENCES IN
THE SUNNY SOUTHLAND
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Curtailed into Interesting
And Newsy Paragraphs
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On Wednesday Edward Freeman, a young telegraph operator at Knoxville, Tenn., in the employ of the Knoxville, Cumberland Gap and Louisville Railroad company was adjudged insane. This lamentable condition is due solely to his excessive use of cigarettes. It is said that he smoked several boxes a day.

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