Clipped From The Scranton Republican

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 - The "Star," a combination engine and car used...
The "Star," a combination engine and car used by officials of the New Jersey central Kaiiroad, while on its way to Phillipsburg Tuesday morning, struck an open switch at Dunellen, jumped the track and plunged into a coal train. smashing several cars. The "Star" was completely stripped on the one sid Jacob Duncan, engineer of the "Star had his scalp almost torn off and was badly bruised in jumping. Bankard Smith, a switchman. Is said to be re sponsible for the wreck.

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  1. The Scranton Republican,
  2. 06 Oct 1899, Fri,
  3. Page 4

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