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Refuses To Pay

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Parent Issue
Day
17
Month
February
Year
1899
Copyright
Public Domain
OCR Text

Congressman Williani Alden Srnith, oí Grand Rapids, Friday flled in the connty clerk's office of the plea of geueral issue in the case of Mary Collins Whiting vs. the Detroit, Grand Rapids & Western R. R. for f20,000 damages and demanded a trial of the case. This is the case it will be remembered where Mrs. Mary Collins Whiting wbile riding in a caboose from Howard City to Shiloh was thrown out of an arm chair in which she was sitting, and the declaration putsit "with great orce backwaids into the air and upon ;he floor of said car and upon the timber, wood, bars of iron, car links, car )ins,coupling pins and other dangerous articles then and there sitúate and béng, whereby she then and there received sundry wounds, bruises, conUKions, congestionR, concupsions, laeerations and other temporary and permanent injuries to her limbs, body, head andBbrain."