Accident near Shimp's residence

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Accident near Shimp's residence - Mr. Albert Beyer, or this place, met with a...
Mr. Albert Beyer, or this place, met with a serious accldent en Sunday night last. He had been te the Landlsvllte campmcetlng, and, returning, was driving along the Maiiheim ,V Lancaster turnpike te near Shimp's residence, at the lower end or town, w'hen seme ene came driving en behind his vohlcle ; he reached forward te urge en his horse, when the animal klcked up, striking Beyer in the face, producing a fracture of the upper Jaw and nose nnd stunning him, from the etrects of which he fell from the buggy ou seme sharp stenes, causing an Ugly scalp wound, and was dragged seme iifty yards. The herse kept moving and kicking until the shafts broke; thovehicle then came in contact with the abutment of the Mone bridge, the harness breke and released released him. Miss Annie l'ulmer, who accompanies! accompanies! Beyer, remained In the buggy until it stepped and was unharmed, but was cenllued U her bed ter several days from -nervous prostration. Mr. B's injuries are ery serious but'at last accounts seme hopes were entertained or Ills recovery. The herse escaped with n few slight bruises en the legs.

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  1. Lancaster Daily Intelligencer,
  2. 21 Aug 1885, Fri,
  3. Page 4

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