Dec. 13, 1969. Here is the story describing how Timmie died at age 9, and the driver had minor injuries.

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 - project. * * * That tragic car-train wreck in...
project. * * * That tragic car-train wreck in Sc.)tt City a week ago tonight, which snuffed out the lives of four teenagers; is thought to have been the worst in that county's history and compounded grief for two of the families involved. Killed in the wreck were Duane Daubert, 15, Melvin Ratdaff, 16; Rechard Stos, 16, and Dannie Newcomer, 15. Scott City News-Ohroni- cle Editor-Publisher John Boyer reports that the Newcomers' (Mr. and Mrs. Ben Newcomer) only other son, Timmie, was accidentally killed Nov. 29, 1965, at age 9 when a .22 rifle he was holding discharged. Duame's father, Eddie, died Feb. 8, 1967, alter being crushed when the bed of his farm truck fell on him. Duane was the son of Mrs. Florence Daubert. Melvin was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Herman Ratzlaff and Richard was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Stos. In addition to individual funeral services for the four, a memorial service was conducted at the Scott Community High School. Driver of the oar, 19- year-old Daniel Pickett, Garden City, suffered minor injuries. in 7th, by

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  1. Garden City Telegram,
  2. 13 Dec 1969, Sat,
  3. Page 3

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  • — Dec. 13, 1969. Here is the story describing how Timmie died at age 9, and the driver had minor injuries.

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