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St. Louis Globe-Democrat
St. Louis Globe-Democrat
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Description: Injured by the Explosion of a Gun.

Date: September 2 1884

Newspaper published in: St. Louis, MO

Page/Column: 4/4

Vandalia, Ill., September 1.--James PHILLIPS, while out hunting yesterday, met with a serious accident by having his gun burst, tearing off one of his fingers and cutting a dangerous gash in the side of his head. This is the third gun he has had to explode in his hands, but luckily escaped injury until this time.

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