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 - Tractor Victim In Fair Condition John Coffin,...
Tractor Victim In Fair Condition John Coffin, 22, a Mlllbrook farm worker, today remained in fair condition at Vassar hospital with serious injuries he suffered Thursday when run over by farm equipment he was us ing to cut corn in a neia on nis tatner s (arm Sheriff Quinlan identified Coffin as the son of Gilbert and Louise Coffin, Germond Hill road, Mlllbrook, and said he was working on his father's farm when the accident oc curred. COFFIN WAS discovered ly - ingface down Jncorn - stubbIe. by Donald Elliott, 45, another farm worker, who was in the barn, a quarter mile away, and beard the tractor idling in a field! The sheriff - said Coffin had been using a tractof to - corn coppper ana a wagon wnen the cut corn was thrown When the chopper became clogged, Coffin got off his tractor to look at it The sheriff said the tractor then started up, with Coffin being run over

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  1. Poughkeepsie Journal,
  2. 16 Sep 1961, Sat,
  3. Page 12

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