Fred Baker longer on Cartridges 1883

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Fred Baker longer on Cartridges 1883 - Exploded in III* Pocket. Sixty-one out of...
Exploded in III* Pocket. Sixty-one out of sixty-three balled cartridges cartridges went off hi a small boy's ppcket on Friday last at Cold Spring, L. I. OnJy two of the bullets, however, took effect, one in the leg aud the other in the abdomen, abdomen, The boy's name is Freddie Baker. He is twelve years of age and the son of Mr, Henry C, Baker, of Cold Spring Harbor, He had picked up sixty-three small partridges that had been thrown aside unBiploded, in ^ pistol gallery. Freddie was going Bk^Ung ajad hjid, his skates suspended by a strap over his shoulder, As he was running to the pond a skate struck the pocket ft»4 the cartridges exploded. They were bucl*. shot cartridges for gallery use aod jald to be loaded with o}trQ-g}yo«rtne. The WQUBJto poca.stoned awxigty at firajt, the boy $ B.Q W a*t «f danger,

Clipped from Lebanon Daily News16 Jan 1883, TuePage 1

Lebanon Daily News (Lebanon, Pennsylvania)16 Jan 1883, TuePage 1
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