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Jerseyville, IL Fatal Mule Accident, Aug 1910

Jerseyville.---A kick by a mule proved fatal to Samuel Stone, residing eight miles east of Jerseyville, who died as a result of injuries inflicted by the animal. Stone went from his home to catch a horse. While engaged at work a mule standing near kicked him a vicious blow in the stomach. Stone was able to ride back to the house on his horse, but became suddenly ill and died. The decedent was twenty-five years old and was well-known in Jersey county.

Cook County Herald, Arlington Heights, IL, 5 Aug 1910



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