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 - THE GEABSLEEIIfQIJESr. For Want of B Bope Ihe...
THE GEABSLEEIIfQIJESr. For Want of B Bope Ihe Bar Wai Lo« —A Clear Caae of JVrfil The inquest was held yesterday fore noon, at 270-Weet Water street, overth body of the boy Adolph Grassier, wh< drowned in Milwaukee river the day be fore. ..'..' : The jury -was scomposed of Erne Klelnsteuber, Jacob Schmlg, Andrew Dil ger, Henry Hugelroth, Louie fuchs Alex. Spiegel. - I ' ' Mr.Klelnsteuber stated that ha took the boy from Hie water, and received as sistance from Mr. Otto A. Thiele, gist, in the efforts at restoration. The body was in tbe water upwards 6 three-quarters of an hour. Is was the opinion of detective Serges that the bo; might hare, been saved had there been so.much as a grappling hook or a rope on the bridge. ••"•:. . • The jury rendered a verdict that, the deceased "came to his death by being accidentally drowned in Milwaukee river at the toot of Cedar street, in the Secont ward. Tbe jury recommend to the city minorities tnat at least one grappliog- hoofc be provided' for every bridge ia the city, to be given into the custody ant kept ready for use by th6 bridge-tenders." bridge-tenders." • • I -'I - ,•

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  1. The Daily Milwaukee News,
  2. 30 Sep 1879, Tue,
  3. Page 4

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