Deadly Kerosene

Richardton—Thrown from his horse and kicked in the head, Peter Gallagher, 18, was dragged until matches in his pocket ignited and set fire to his clothing, which was burned off. The coroner's jury was of the opinion that the burns, not the kick, proved fatal.

Turtle Mountain Star, 5/11/1922

Died Suddenly

Posted 02/26/2013