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Nearly Killed The Horse

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Parent Issue
Day
8
Month
September
Year
1899
Copyright
Public Domain
OCR Text

Dexter, Sept. 2.- (Special to Daily Argus.) - A bad accident occurred last evening half a mile -:isc on the Ann Arbor raad which niight have been fatal. Fred Schaib'e of Ann Arbor and a friend were driving towards Dexter with a horse and bagey liired at Brenners livery. A hay wagon was ahead of thetn and by request the ownerdrove his team to the side of the road to give them an opportunity to pass. As they were doing tuis, a driver with one Phelps livery horse and buggy taking Larry Col vin to Ann Arbor, came from Dexter and collided with them, the shaft entering the breast of Schaible's horse over 12 inches altnost coming out on the other side and breaking off. Michael Brenner was soon on the ground with Dr. Dell. The horse was taken back to Ann Arbor where it is being treated by the Doctor who thinks he can save the auimal unless blood poisoning sets in. George Higgins and Luther James have returned from an extended flshing trip to Alpena. They brought with them a number of fish for their friends.