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OHIOAN BURNS TO DEATH AS FIRE DESTROYS HOME
URBANA , O., Jan. 2 -- John Schaffer, 70, a laborer of North Lewisburg , Champaign-co, was burned to death when his home was destroyed by fire late yesterday. Coroner D. H. Moore expressed the opinion that Schaffer fainted and fell against the stove, setting the house afire. His body was burned beyond recognition.
[The Lima News, Jan 2, 1935]






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