Clipped From The Humeston New Era

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 - to on was i POWER WHEEL BURSTS Engineer...
to on was i POWER WHEEL BURSTS Engineer Instantly Killed, City Darkness and Street Cars Stop. ln Keokuk.-- The big wheel at the ger Electric Railway Power company burst into fragments, on _ Oct. 20. instantly killing the engineer, i James D. Jones. Pieces of the wheel weighing 1,200 pounds were carried i a distance of 500 feet. One of a f rame house at that dis- The femi j 7 of six tance. escaped Instant death. The city was In total darkness during the whole of the night, all electric lights being and street cars were compelled to suspend operations be- ' cause of lack of power. take a out , Waterloo Offers Big Reward. citi- ] Waterloo.--The reward now f apprehension cf the slayer

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  1. The Humeston New Era,
  2. 28 Oct 1908, Wed,
  3. Page 2

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