Rushville Times
Rushville Times
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Description: Death of Frank Erchie

Date: June 1 1905

Newspaper published in: Rushville (IL)

Source: own copy

FRANK ERCHIE, a Mercer county miner, choked to death on a piece of beefsteak he was eating at supper. He started laughing and had the meat in his mouth. In some way it lodged in his throat and he choked to death in three minutes.

Submitted: 01/04/06

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