Lively Warfare

A son of Nels Nelson, of Salem, loaded an old army musket for practice on wolves. Last Sunday Mr. Nelson fired the gun and it burst at the breech, shattering the bone of the forearm, disjointing both bones of the thumb, and tearing out all the cords.

Jamestown Weekly Alert, 2/24/1882

Sidewalk Opend

Posted 02/24/2016