Clipped From Harrisburg Telegraph
DE1I 111 1IHELEHI1 OFUHl This Number May Be Greatly Increased By Lockjaw SLIGHTLY LESS THAN LAST YEAR Injured Number 2,789 Excess of 1905 By 358 m RUNAWAY ACCIDENTS ADD GREATLY TO LISTS Chicago Tribune Gathers Statistics From All Parts of the Country By Associated Press. Chicago, July 5. The Tribune today publishes its ninth annual summary of deaths and injuries caused throughout the United States by yese - terday's celebration of the Declaration of Independence. The figures up to an early hour to - day were as follows: Dead, 38. By fireworks 9, by cannon 1, by firearms 11, by explosions 7, by toy pistols 4, by runaway 1, by drowning 5. Injured, 2,789. By fireworks 1,09 9, by cannon 2G1, by firearms 393, by explosives 697, by toy pistols 304, by runaways 35.