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Oakland, CA Car Accident Jul 1938

Three Injured In Car Accident
Word was received from Oakland California, that Mr. and Mrs. Harold Goodwin had been seriously injured in an automobile accident.
Mrs Goodwin has head and chest injuries.
Mr. Goodwin cuts, Bruises and head injuries. Both are in the hospital. Mrs Goodwin was driving a new Studebaker when crowded off the road by E. S. Johnson she came head on with a car driven by Carl Stiner who is IN critical condition.
Mrs Goodwin is a sister of Mrs. Edmund Beus and Ray Campbell.
Soda Spring Sun, Soda Springs, ID 28 Jul 1938

article | by Dr. Radut