Marseilles, IL Man Killed In a Runaway Accident, Nov 1904


Marseilles, Ill., November 9 - Thomas G. Riley, the wealthiest resident of Marseilles, died at his home in that city a few days ago. While holding a horse at his home while some ladies got into the carriage, the animal frightened and in an effort to get away, it dragged Mr. Riley quite a distance. He received injuries which resulted in his death.

Morris Daily Herald 1904-11-09