Burning Fluid

F. R. Kelly is dead at Enderlin as the result of a 22 calibre bullet accidentally penetrating his right eye and lodging in the brain. He was in the act of shooting a weasel, and not having the weapon in position to shoot when the weasel appeared struck at it with the butt of the gun, with the result above given.

He died in five minutes. He was a painter and decorator and had worked in several towns of the state, being employed by the Chicago Painting and Decorating Company. He was a married man, but was not living with his wife.

Hankinson News, 8/2/1906

Brains Crushed Out

Posted 12/16/2014