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 - SLAIN BY SEABOARD TRAIN Young Citizen of Hart...
SLAIN BY SEABOARD TRAIN Young Citizen of Hart County Meets Instant Death. BADLY MANGLED BY WHEELS Fast - Running Train Strikes Mew born s Wagon on a Crossing in the City of Elberton. Elberton, Ga, November 9.— (Special.)— The southbound Seaboard passenger train late this afternoon killed Allen Mewborn. a young man, at a crossing in the upper part of the city. Mewborn was driving a wagon drawn by two mules. As his team got on the track Mewborn saw the train was upon him and tried to pull back. But before he could do so the train struck the wagon, and. besides completely demolishing the vehicle, killed Mewborn Instantly, as well as ruining one of the mules, the other animal escaping uninjured. Mewborn's body was badly manglrt. The coroner's verdict was accidental killing. The body was turned over to Undertaker Wilcox and was taken home tonight, and will be buried tomorrow. Mewborn resided Just over the line in Hart county. He leaves a wife and three children. He was about i old.

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  1. The Atlanta Constitution,
  2. 10 Nov 1901, Sun,
  3. Page 4

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