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 - FOR THE AR EN. T i:viBC UUtRi OfiCU ttWUUl 07....
FOR THE AR EN. T i:viBC UUtRi OfiCU ttWUUl 07. Ul Foundry street. West Pittston, was Kiwea snortiy atter nine o'clock this .vi urns miicii no unnuuwiHKiy WU1K - ed into .p. blast which had been set off by a fellow workman in the Hallstead mine, of the Lackawanna Co., at Dur - yea. xue uouy was removeu io me family home on Foundry street Buck was employed as pumpman In the Hallstead mine. It is claimed by fellow workmen that Buck was walk - ing along the gangway about nine o'clock and that one. of the miners who was preparing to fire a blast had negiectea to warn mm. ttuck. ignor - IS PITTSTON MNER KILLED HALLTEAD am oi nis aangei. waiKeu rignt into the face of the blast, and was killed ed by the flying coal. His body was ter - ribly mangled. Besides his wife, he is survived oy one daughter, Eliza - beth Mr. Buck was a resident of Duryea until he moved to West Pitts - ton three years ago. He was a mem - ber of the Hallstead Colliery Keg Fund. The funeral will be held Saturday afternoon at 2:30 o clcck. Interment in Marcy Cemetery. 4 to I 1 Uns I I the I a the the of I

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  1. Pittston Gazette,
  2. 09 Oct 1913, Thu,
  3. Page 1

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