Great Blizzard of 1888

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Great Blizzard of 1888 - At a quarter to 5 clock yesterday morning a...
At a quarter to 5 clock yesterday morning a Policeman Henry Uaait of the Vost Forty seventh street t station struggled up beventh avenue right under the elevated tracks at 1 If tythlrd street he aw a mans arm aud hand sticking out of Ihe snow In the middle of the roud just In front of him The policeman kicked tin snow away und dlftcoverod the mans body Time man was frozen diid and had evidently lain there lor hours He wim well driKsod und there was a gold watch chain acres his breast Ibo hand that was stretched out of this snow had the flngors wide iipurt The policeman pulled the body out of the snow to its full length and then tramped buck to Captain Kllllleus station house for help When they examined the mans clothes at the station house tboy found besides thegold chain and watch and a small amount of money in currency letters addressed Mr OIOBCI D Bianonr Tie Oaborn utile I i Mu 111 c7t h street t > o or I A policeman who knew Mr Oeorgo D Bare more a wealthy hop dealer when that gentleman lived ut the Dakota Flats Identified the body and word was sent to Mr Iaremores family at the Osborna laremors

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  1. The Sun,
  2. 14 Mar 1888, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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