Accident to Alfred Thurlby

Transcription of newspaper article from the Daily mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Apr. 24, 1890, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company., Electronic reproduction of: Transcription from Daily mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Apr. 24, 1890., Source:  The Daily Mining Journal Marquette, Mi. April 24, 1890 Thursday      p.8 c. 1  Accident to Alfred Thurlby  Alfred Thurlby, line repairer for the South Shore's telegraph was quite seriously hurt yesterday by the carelessness of an awkward workman.  A party of men, under Mr. Thurlby's charge were placing some poles in the lower yard.  Thurlby stood at the foot of the pole and as it dropped into place a workman let a long lifting pipe fall on on *[to] his head.  He was knocked insensible and lay unconscious for some time bleeding produsely *[profusely] from an ugly scalp would *[wound].  He was able to walk home and it is believed the skull is not fractured but he certainly had a narrow escape.
Abstract/Description: Transcription of newspaper article from the Daily mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), Apr. 24, 1890, regarding the Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company.
Subject(s): Railroads
Marquette (Mich.)
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
Date Created: 1890-04-24