Clipped From The Daily Messenger
he Youth Struck by Ball Found Dead ALBANY, (AP)-- A 14-year old high school pupil was dead in bed at home today, than 15 hours after he had struck by a baseball in a practice game. Martin P. Pedlow, a fresh man at Christian Brothers academy, was hit on the right temple yesterday. Pedlow had singled and taken a lead of a few feet off first base. He was struck when opposing team's pitcher threw the ball to the base as the runner was trying to return. Pedlow was taken to the clubhouse, where he rested on a while cold compresses were applied. School officials said he complained of a stinging sensation in his head but did not appear in serious condition.