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Peacemaker Injured

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Parent Issue
Day
4
Month
August
Year
1899
Copyright
Public Domain
OCR Text

Ypsilanti, July 31. - As the result oí a landable desité to see peace aniong bis ttllows, William Lunn, a coiored laborer, is uursing a three-ÏDch scalp wound over bis rigfat eya, aud Simon Preston, a seeoud colcred man, ;s evadiug the offictr.-!. Last evening William Loug aud Sitnou Preston becatne involved in a quatrel over their respective abilities as ruuners, aud Luun endcavored to separate thetn. Long finally walked away from Preston, wben suddenly the latter, it is alleged pioked up a brick and bnrled it fairly at Long's head. He dodged. towever, aud the missile strnck Lnnn, the peaceniaker, over the eye. He was picked up seuseless, bat was soon brought aronud, and it was foand that the mjury was not a serious oue. The biiok was hurled with such force tnat it was broken in two pieoes on nis nead. -