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$20,000 Damages

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Parent Issue
Day
7
Month
April
Year
1899
Copyright
Public Domain
OCR Text

Ella S. Greist, of Jackson, administratfix of Emerson L. Greist, has commenced suit in the Washteuaw circnit against the Michigan Central for $20,000 damages. She sets np that she and her two ohildren were dependent upon her husband for support, that he was a brakeman on the Central and while conpling cars at Battle Creek for the road Nov. 30, 1897, throngh the lack of proper couplings and the negligence and carelesness of incompetent employees of tbe road, he was knocked down between two cars which he was endeavoriug to conple and lived but five hours thereafter.