Hunting accident 1890

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Hunting accident 1890 - MIMSTEK SHOT. Elder weoaey, of Kaatwehy, While...
MIMSTEK SHOT. Elder weoaey, of Kaatwehy, While Haatlaa BtrsU. .PsniAO. narttca to Ta a txorissa Pakis. November a Cider John S. Sweeney. pastor ef the hristian Church of thU city, was shot and wounded in the face and hand yesterday by accident, while hunting birds in Robertson County. He was it company with Messrs. J.- J.- D. McCJintock aad W. J Overbey. of this city, and while hunting a flock of birds which bad been flushed be came separated from them. When a single bird flew up Mr. McClintock. fired at and killed it, and over twenty shot from his gun took effect in Elder Sweeney's face and hand. one lodging under the right eye. one grazing the corner of the right eye. two in the noao. one through tb lower lip. one in each cheek, three in the scalp and seven in the right hand.

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  1. The Cincinnati Enquirer,
  2. 07 Nov 1890, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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