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Fergus Gagen Fell to Sleep on Train Track

“The mangled remains of Fergus Gagen, the former Scioto countian, who was run down by a N&W train at Nolan, West Virginia, arrived here Wednesday night, and were removed to Lynn’s undertaking establishment.” “The body lay on a cot, and was in charge of the dead man’s brother, WW Gagen, and brother-in-law, JD Elder, of …


“So intently was Crawford Shaw, aged 64, a barber, whose shop is located at 1019 Chillicothe street, watching Officer Barney Donley arrest a man near Tenth and Chillicothe streets at 7:30 Wednesday night, that Shaw failed to see the B&O SW mail train approaching, and it struck him and hurled him to the right of …


Four Killed by Train at Riverton, Kentucky

“Death sunday afternoon overtook a theater party of five young Kentucky persons enroute from Greenup to Ashland. Four were instantly killed and one probably fatally injured as C&O passenger train No. 3, westbound from New York to Cincinnati, traveling at a high rate of speed struck a Ford Roadster at the White Oak crossing one …

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