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August Lawson

Local Items.
August Lawson was instantly killed Saturday night, by the fast mail train going west, which passes this station about 11 o'clock. Lawson was a farm hand in the employ of John Norris, of Durham. On the night of his death he went to Holmesville, and spent the evening in the saloon at that place. When struck by the train he was on his way to the home of his employer. Lawson was a Swede, young and single. Coroner Annis, of Laporte county, held an inquest over the remains.

Newspaper: The Tribune
Date of Publication: March 13, 1890
Volume Number: 6
Issue Number: 48
Page: 4
Column(s): 3

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    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
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                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

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                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
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