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FOUR PERSONS CAUGHT WHEN AUTO OVERTURNS B. O. Leftwich, Two Women and Another Man Escape With Slight Bruises. Burwell O. Leftwich of 5622 Cabanre avenue, treasurer of the Brlttel-Lef Brlttel-Lef Brlttel-Lef t wtch Tire Service Co., a Mlns Corrigan two other women and another man nar- nar- lowly escaped serious injury when an automobile driven by Leftwlcb ' wtu over an embankment near Pond.- Pond.- Mo., a a. m Monday. They were plnlonr unaer tne overturned maenme, but es caped with slight injuries. Mrs. William Morris Leftwich'. mothe of Leftwich. anxious over the failure uf her son to return home Sunday night, sat up until 4 a. m. when he telephon-.l telephon-.l telephon-.l to her that he had driven out the Manchester Manchester road to deliver tires, accom panied by a man named Bahn, em ployed by the company. In the darkness, darkness, he said, he got off the Manchester road and was driving up a hill whn the engine stopped. The brakes did not hold the machine. It ran backward ver an embankment and was over-turned. over-turned. over-turned. The police received information that the occupants of the overturned auto mobile were reacued by Russell E Gardner of 457 West Pine boulevard Russell E. Gardner Jr. told a Pot-TXi-patch Pot-TXi-patch Pot-TXi-patch Pot-TXi-patch Pot-TXi-patch reporter that he knew nothing of the accident and that h!s father wa out of the city.

Clipped from St. Louis Post-Dispatch25 May 1914, MonPage 1

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (St. Louis, Missouri)25 May 1914, MonPage 1
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