Manchester, IA Speakers' Platform Collapses, Sept 1892
Congressman Henderson Injured.
DUBUQUE, Iowa, Sept. 1.--Special Telegram.--The platform bearing the speakers gave way at a soldiers' reunion at Manchester today, and Congressman Henderson, who has only one leg, was found at the bottom of the heap. His leg is badly swollen, and he had been compelled to cancel present engagements.
Daily Inter Ocean, Chicago, IL 2 Sept 1892