Mendota, WI Fell Down Stairway, Sept 1895


Frank Clark, a Patient, Killed at Mendota Asylum.

Madison, Wis., Sept. 10.---[Special.]---Frank Clark, a patient at the state insane hospital at Mendota, fell down a winding stairway yesterday from the fourth floor to the ground floor and was almost instantly killed. He came from St. Croix county and had been at the institution since May. He was a farmer, 46 years old.

Centralia Enterprise and Tribune, Centralia, WI 14 Sept 1895