Clergyman Dies from Playful Pinprick

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Clergyman Dies from Playful Pinprick  - Fatal P BETHLEHEM. Pa., July 11.--Rev. S....
Fatal P BETHLEHEM. Pa., July 11.--Rev. S. Phillips,of Durham, one of the best, Reformed clergymen in Pennsylvania, died yesterday of blood poisoning as Luke's hospital, aged 31 years." When visiting a neighbor's house six; weeks he remained for dinner. He was the_ porch, chatting with several young ladies, when the call for dinner caiae was slow in responding nnd one of ladies, Miss Co-. took: a stickpin from her dress, intending to prick him in 1-Jg with it shghtly." As she struck he raised his leg and the pin went the flesh to thf bona. After a dangerous illness of two weeks he had his !er amputated in the hopj of saving b:s life. vrai on July 8 bat sinoa then he grown gradually worse. ii..'j;a resuitina from =!joc!c_

Clipped from Middletown Daily Argus11 Jul 1895, ThuPage 3

Middletown Daily Argus (Middletown, New York)11 Jul 1895, ThuPage 3
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