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Uncle Frank capsized

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Uncle Frank capsized - Boat Tips, Man Saved From Lake PAW PAW, April...
Boat Tips, Man Saved From Lake PAW PAW, April 23 - Paw state police spent a hectic 15 minutes rescuing a Lansing man stranded atop a capsized motorboat at about 6:30 this morning here .Maple lake. , Officers finally threw a ropa to Frank Balluff, 25, who was straddling straddling the boat nearly 100 feet Hie. east shore, and pulled him after a vain search for a rescue launch, Sgt. Floyd Peters, state police post commander, said today! Balluff, a euest of William Fisk of Ackley lake, had accompanied Flsk to try out the boat at about 6 o'clock this morning, Sgt. said. He said the boat reportedly capsized capsized In a turn after the men entered the mnln part of the through a tube which passes under under M-40 Just north of the village. Flsk swam ashore and phoned state police for help, Stg. Peters said, while Balluff, who can't straddled the boat and attempted to paddle to shore with his hands, 'Both men reportedly we rc uninjured uninjured in the mishap. Flsk is the proprietor of the Freea concession stand here on

Clipped from The News-Palladium, 23 Apr 1954, Fri,  Page

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