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Leisenring, PA Frick Coal Mine Accident, Jun 1901

John Sent, aged 35 years, who was employed as a miner by the H. C. Frick Coke Company at Leisenring No. 1 was struck last Thursday afternoon by a fall slate and instantly killed. The remains were viewed by Coroner F. H. Taylor Friday morning. No inquest was held.

The Courier, Connellsville, PA 14 Jun 1901



article | by Dr. Radut