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Rayltown, PA Sawmill Accident, Jun 1877

-----A young man named Malcolm McNickle, while running a portable saw-mill at Rayltown, Pa., recently, was caught in the machinery and so mangled that both of his arms were amputated. His life is despaired of.

The Elyria Constitution, Elyria, OH 14 Jun 1877



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