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Attempt To Wreck A Train

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

A brief telegram to Sheriff Gillen, lat evening, brought in'ormatioa tnat some one had attempted, last Thursday, to wreek the 2:30 expresa over the Michigan Central at a place hbout two miles this side of Gddes station. A quantity of fish plates had been piled upon the rails but the fast train dashec through without damage. A sIowpi traia would probably have been deraĆ¼ed, This morning Sheriff Gillen anc Detective Rosier, of the Michigan Central, went to the ecene but could fine no clue to the perpetrators. Mr. Eosier has not given up the chase anc hopes to bring somebody wbo is responsible to justice. The fish plates were placed on the track af ter the 1:39 went through and before the American express.