1901 August 14 Calimer and Patterson snake story

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1901 August 14 Calimer and Patterson snake story - risburg shortly before noon to - day, "but and...
risburg shortly before noon to - day, "but and at once went to the Common - not - and John from they letter by to his for boys in an is their the yet wealth Hotel, where he was later 1 BAJTLE WITH A SNAKE. Lasted Forty - Five Minutes and the Farmer Was Viclor. The Waynesboro Zephyr says: "Solomon Calimer has finished his harvesting and was a ; Waynesboro visitor Saturday afternoon. He had but one snake story to tell and that not of a very unique character. It was, however, of a thrilling nature. "On Friday afternoon George Patterson Patterson killed a rattlesnake on Green Ridge Mountain, 'Washington township, township, 'a mise'ble big snake.' Mr. Calimer Calimer says, which was only vanquished after a 'mise'ble big fight.' "The snake was lying by the roadside roadside and spuang at Mrs. Calimer as she passed along. She jumped to one side and Patterson made for it with a club. A long and hard fight ensued. The snake coied and sprang and exerted exerted itself furiously to strike Patterson Patterson but it failed and after three - quarters of an hour of hard fighting Patterson killed it. It measured four feet in length and had eight rattles." Xlig Turtle on Inhibition. The attraction along Second street just now is the big sea turtle on exhibition exhibition in front of Wise's restaurant, popular ing the the the the to

Clipped from Harrisburg Telegraph14 Aug 1901, WedPage 1

Harrisburg Telegraph (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania)14 Aug 1901, WedPage 1
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