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Egg Harbor, NJ Train - Auto Wreck, Sept 1928

THREE KILLED AS AUTO RAMS TRAIN

Atlantic City, N. J., Sept. 1.---Three persons were killed and three others injured when their automobile crashed into a Pennsylvania freight train in Egg Harbor today.

The dead:

ALBERT HARSCHAFT, 36, of 905 James street, Philadelphia; his wife, ELIZABETH, 34, and their daughter, ELEANOR, 3 years old. Marian Harschaft, 4 year old daughter of the dead couple, was injured so were John Daley, 53, of Norristown, Pa. and his wife, Sylvia, 57.

The Charleroi Mail, Charleroi, PA 1 Sept 1928



article | by Dr. Radut