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herman frey - an entertainment of the boys , of St. John's,...
an entertainment of the boys , of St. John's, High School at St. Joseph's Hall last night when news came of the accident. One of tbe performers on the stage made the announcement that the two little Corliss" boys were wanted down stairs. The little' fellows arose and walked hand In hand down the aisle; somewhat bewildered, as the crowd watched them. Jerry turned - - to his brother, and In a voice loud enough to be heard by several fersons sitting near, saldi "Say, Tommy, '11 bet It's something happened to pap." Violated 8peed Limit - :; An Investigation to - day developed the fact thati the railroad companies crossing State avenue, where the fire ; truck was struck last night, had complied! with the ordinance requiring aafety gates and a watchman. However, it was found that the train had violated the city speed ordinance of four miles an hour, j ' - ' An ordinance passed by the City Council In 1906 require that safety gates be erected and operated a - t the crossing from 6:30 a. m. to 6:30 p. ra. - r The watchman operating the gate is said to have remained on duty laat night until 7:30 p. m., a short time before the accident. No effort Is made to enforce the ordinance regulating the speed of trains inside thescitv limit. The ordinance waa passed in 1866. ; V . i ,

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  1. The Indianapolis News,
  2. 04 Feb 1909, Thu,
  3. Page 13

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