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Tupelo Journal (MS)
Tupelo Journal (MS)
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Description: Three Trainmen Killed in Locomotive Explosion

Date: September 18 1891

Newspaper published in: Tupelo, MS

Source: Lee County, MS Library

Page/Column: Page 1, Column 1

Of Brief Items of Interest
From Various Sources.
A dispatch from Oyster Bay, L. I., says: Locomotive No. 113, attached to a train of three passenger cars, just ready to leave this station for Long Island City at 7 o’clock Wednesday morning, exploded, killing Engineer James Donaldson, Fireman Dickerson and Brakeman Michael Mahoney.


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