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 - laa A runaway team of pontes attached to a...
laa A runaway team of pontes attached to a light spring wagon earn galloping down Main atreet tbla morning about nine o'clock aad aaaaa to a sodden atop by eoi - Hdtnf with a baggy and telephone pole at tha corner ef Main and Dock etreeta. The runaway started from Dnryea and fortan - ataly earn all tba way down without doing any damage, Tba outflt la owned by Julias Beinhopper, who keeps a small ooa - faotlooary store and market at - the corner of BtevenaoB and Main streets, Duryea. It wee standing outside the poetoffiea at that plaoe, when became frightened end atarted off. Aa It dashed down Main atreet, Pltteton Dr. McPaddaai ooaohman waa driving down toe street nearly opposite Charles treat. Hawse warned of the approach ing nuuweyud started bis team at a live - ly pnse to get out ot tha way. He tried to mesa tne turn at tba corner of Main aad Dock atreeta, but failed, snd before he oould make tha eeeond attempt tba runaway runaway was upon him and both teams want to the ground to a collision, tba wagon of tha runaway atrlklng tba telegraph pole. the only dsmage waa tba .breaking of a spoKsandan Iron pole braoe on the Doe tor'a carriage and a email out on tha rear leg of one of the runaway home. a a tb on

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  1. Pittston Gazette,
  2. 03 Apr 1901, Wed,
  3. Page 4

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