J.B. Day met with severe accident: 1878
Posted By: Volunteer: Sherri
Date: 8/9/2016 at 23:13:02
OFFICIAL ORGAN OF THE COUNTY.
BY SLOAN & BLEAKMORE.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 19, 1878
J.B. Day, of Cedar Township met with a severe accident last Friday. He and his brother had started to the county fair, and one of the horses got a chip fastened in his shoe, which Mr. Day attempted to take out, when the horse jumped and struck him with his foot, putting his shoulder out of place and otherwise injuring him. The shoulder was set, and Mr. Day is recovering.
fr The Republican 19 Sept 1878
Source: Van Buren Co. Genealogical Society Obituary Book G, Page 149, Keosauqua Public Library, Keosauqua, IA
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