Funeral of Frank Soday Aug 1898

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Funeral of Frank Soday Aug 1898 - O*uf Sad litter- The funeral services of the...
O*uf Sad litter- The funeral services of the late Fr«i1k Soday weee held at the residence of H. D. Brown, Mais street,.Friday morning. | The exercises were in charge ot B. of.tP. T., No. 321, of McKee's Ltlocks, repr-e- j sented officially by James Allshonse atid I Michael Lynch Others from McKee's ; Rocks were E..N.;Irwin and wife, James j'Quigley aad J. tR. Gilson. Rev. W. >K. I Mossman conducted the services. The | interment was in the town-cemetery. The particulars of the sad accident£8 I related by Me. £.ynch are as follows: ftSoday's crew was shitting eighteen casu lout in Tenth street P. & L. iE. yard, |:Pittsburg, and threw the two tear cars [•on the Eighth street yard. In pulling tout, two automHtk couplings oaried UR[(known to Soday who gave <the signal to i'back up. Stepping in to puK the pin he |was knocked down., the whesSs passing Jover the right ie,g and arm. -Hi? wa« taken to the Weet Penn hosp*al wher«4 an amputation was performed, afifd [which he lived only one hour aod thirty a live minutes. His last word* w ere:|' |" Please let me sit up." 'L.

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  1. The Record-Argus,
  2. 04 Aug 1898, Thu,
  3. Page 7

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