Mark Elwood Klees

kristy3629 Member Photo

Clipped by kristy3629

Mark Elwood Klees - in ' a coo- So- counsel ·Milton Boy is,...
in ' a coo- So- counsel ·Milton Boy is, Accidentally Examining Rifle, ' '. . Bp«rU1 to Qttott* »nd nnHrtSL MHton, Feb. .13.--Ijytog unconsoloni for probably an hour, with a .22 flo- bert bullet lodged in bis brain, Hark Klees, aged 13. son 'of Hr. and Mrs. H R. Klees, ot "Raymond street, this olty, was found yesterday afternoon about 4 o'clock by his grandfather, John Btokes, of Blootnsburg In a pool of blood In the kltdhcn. The ·hoot* Ing accidental.. Young Kleen and Joseph Sleppy, nVso 13( rrere sheottg Bt a jrork «" ^he yard at the rear of the Klees TTome yesterday "afternoon. After shooting for eome time 'the gun refused to work piwperly, and the boys went rnto the house to *et warm examine the rifle Klees thought probably there was a bullet In th«« hore of the. gun and he held It to t-ye to seif he could see through Just at that second tho shell exploded exploded nnd th«» 22 short onrtrlrtgp pntered his head at the side of the Tight eyeball Klee$ fell to thp Poor unconscious, -chargAd on 'M^^ u " t phvsicians decided to call lr Koser, of ^ Illiamsport, Into consultation **H7^TT A (Til VV/ i t i T 1 w I U J m V *.4.v.«*"-"t ·«-- t \- L awl Blepjiy, tPrrlflPd, ran irom the house, leaving the door open The cident Occurred some time between and 3-30 o'flot k and no person was the house when the gun. was die-land Later .the lad'b grandfather came l.ou.e lie summoned help. n«rt fn a short time several local physicians The phjTiciaiiB could not determine if s£ - .....,,, ._ ,,,,!.,, »,,, 1( Tn.^,, L. as the lead took part of the eyeball It It ib thought the bullet Is unable to probe for It Today \ Is conscious btit Is suffering

Clipped from Williamsport Sun-Gazette14 Feb 1914, SatPage 12

Williamsport Sun-Gazette (Williamsport, Pennsylvania)14 Feb 1914, SatPage 12
kristy3629 Member Photo

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in