Meares, Leonard fractured arm 26Dec1929 Joplin Globe 29Dec1929
Carthage Man Hurt. Carthage, Mo., Dec. 28.—Leonard Meares, 1125 Clinton street, suffered suffered a fractured arm, below the elbow, Thursday afternoon while operating a dump truck near Springfield. He was emptying a load of sand when the bed of the truck flew back, striking his arm. He returned here last night.