hammaker dorman death 1896

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hammaker dorman death 1896 - DRAGGED TO DEATH. Nathan Dorman Sleets a...
DRAGGED TO DEATH. Nathan Dorman Sleets a Fearful Death in Perry County. New Bloomfiel.l. May 19. Nathan Dor - man, aged about 38 years, met a fearful death in Watts township, this county, Friday afternoon last. In company with a gentleman named Hammaker, he was driving along the road, returning from n fishing excursion. The horse became frightened and ran off. Ha jumped from the carriage and escaped se rious injury. I'orman attempted to do the same, but wns less fortunate. His ankle caught between the spokes of the rapidly revolving wheel nnd lie was dragged a distance of n mile and a half. The animal ran nt its utmost speed and when liberated Dorman was beyond medical aid. He survived several hours nnd was conscious until death relieved his untold sufferings. He narrated clearly the details of the accident. Dorman wns an employe of the Phoenixville Bridge Company and was widely known in many sections of the county wjiile employed constructing bridges. IRON A.D STEEL WO KKKR8. The Association

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  1. Harrisburg Telegraph,
  2. 19 May 1896, Tue,
  3. Page 1

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