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An unknown man, who was walking on the Michigan Central track near the Calumet bridge was killed by train No. 31, in charge of Conductor Leach at 1 o'clock Saturday morning. Two trains passed each other on their respective tracks and he stepped from one track to the other to escape danger. The stranger had a bible in his possession. His body was taken to Kensington for a coroner's inquest. He was seen during the day in Kensington and he told a railway man that he belonged to Michigan City.

Newspaper: The Tribune
Date of Publication: April 7, 1893
Volume Number: 9
Issue Number: 52
Page: 5
Column(s): 4

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

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