Nick Foster loses arm 23 jul 1906
back for the was about the fire. meat The bicycle came broke but half the rendering The lard, which Issue NICHOLAS FOSTER LOSES ONE OF HIS ARMS Physicians amputated the arm of Nicholas Foster at his home on Oak street Sunday morning at 10:30. The operation was necessary on account of a peculiar softening of the bone with which Mr. Foster has been suffering some time. The disease started several months ago from a scratch on one of the fingers of the right hand. About two months ago an amputation of the finger finger was found necessary, and it was thought at that time that the disease had been checked but in a short time the arm began to swell and It was found to be affected. The doctors after a consultation decided decided to perform, the operation. They took off the arm near the elbow and it is believed that by so doing the progress progress of the disease will be checked. They can but await developments, as the trouble is peculiar. Although Mr. Foster suffered some Sunday and Sunday Sunday night he Is resting easy today and It is thought by the physicians that the wound will heal. Dr. Charles Wright and Dr. D. R. Beck performed the operation.