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by assessed. taxation assessors it. there assessment the out, once. P. B. its new Bottom rails, Felton, below new great of 1« tear man to and the of labor and sides B. K. W and excursion Sudden Death. Last Monday afternoon John Miller^ Hopewell township, was found in a condition on the powder mill road two miles south of York. He lived a few minutes after being found. Coroner Spangler, of York, was notified, held an inquest with the following .1. C. E. Moore, Jacob Rouse. Younker. Reuben Doll, Joseph Keisei', and William P. Frayley. Isaac Goodman testified that on to York he saw a two mule team in the road, and about fifty feet on the body of a man lying in the Upon examination he found the man yet alive but breathing slowly and Another person passed along also Dr. E. W. Brickley then happened come along, and stopped and examined the ma». He told them to get some whiskey if possible, or if not sorrie Before anv remedy could be applied, ever, and in about three minutes Goodman first saw him the maa Several other witnesses were one of them recognizing the man as Miller, of Hopewell township, aged between .V and 00 years, who resided two miles from Muddy Creek Forks. A post mortem examination was by Dr. Brickley and Coroner Spangler, after which t'hc following verdict was rendered by the jury : "That John Miller came to his from rupture of the heart, the force applied to the left side of the It is the opinion of the jury that John Miller fell from the wagon, some hard substance sufficiently to produce produce death." Four ribs were broken by the fall. Miller was a German from Bavaria had on his person at the time of $39.27 in money, two open faced watches, memorandum book, pocket knife, a pipe and some papers. He widower, having buried his wife months ago. lie was In apparent health when he left York and was of steady habits. He had taken a tobacco to York on Monday, which bad sold to Lancaster patties.

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  1. The Delta Herald,
  2. 17 Jul 1885, Fri,
  3. Page 3

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