Freeport Journal-Standard, Freeport, IL - 12 November 1953, page 11.
Alderman Gerald Fox Fractures Left Leg In Hunting Accident Gerald Fox, Fifth Ward alderman, imtalned n fractured left leg below th« knee In an accident while hunt- Ing Wednesday afternoon In Kent Township. Fox Jumped across a small ditch and in landing turned his leg in such a manner as to fracture a bone. He was taken to Lena for treatment and then removed to his home here. 510 E. Empire St. Later, however, It WM necessary to move him to St. Francli Hospital. Fox, a former deputy sheriff and «, World War II veteran, has been employed at the State Bank for the past several years.