Stranger Found Dead

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Stranger Found Dead. Reinh Grave, aged about 50 years, was found dead at the fair grounds near Mayfield, Friday forenoon. Grave was a stranger there, having been in the city but a few days, and from whence he came is not known. From papers found on his person his name was learned. It was also ascertained that he had once worked for the Texas and New Orleans railroad, in last May, and previous to that was a cook on a sea craft, having in his possession a' note, written in German, showing, under date of July 16, 1906, it had been given him for service on a Bremen sailing vessel. This note was read to the coroner's jury by August Graf, the tailor, who explained explained that Grave was from Holland. Holland. There were no marks on the dead man's body and every indication indication was that he had come to his death from natural causes, perhaps from the cold of the night.

Clipped from The Hickman Courier19 Nov 1908, ThuPage 9

The Hickman Courier (Hickman, Kentucky)19 Nov 1908, ThuPage 9
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