James Phillips

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James Phillips - Three Miner Killed. James Phillips, a miner...
Three Miner Killed. James Phillips, a miner employed in No. 4 colliery, and in what Is knows as tbe No. 11 vein of the Lehigh and Wilkes-Barre Coal Company at Audenried, was killed early yesterday morning. Mr. Phillips was driving a gangway and was on the night shift and was making a place on tbe lower side for a ditch, when a large slip gave away, catching him and instantly crushing the life out of him. Tbe unfortunate man was terribly mangled by the coal. Mr. Phillips, who was 47 years of age, has been a resident of Audenried for many years and is the father of five children, one son and four daughters, who with a loving wife are left to mourn his loss. He will be buried at Jeanesville on Sunday afternoon.

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  1. The Plain Speaker,
  2. 16 Oct 1890, Thu,
  3. Page 4

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