Accident to Alfred Thurlby
|Title:||Accident to Alfred Thurlby.|
Peter White Public Library, contributor
Superiorland Library Cooperative, contributor
Daily mining journal (Marquette, Mich.), creator
Perron, Wesley E., contributor
|Type of Resource:||text|
|Physical Form:||notes (documents)|
|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.|
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.
Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
|Restrictions on Access:||In the public domain (https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0/)|
|Is Part Of:||Wesley Perron Railroad collection. Identifier: SLC-017|