Mrs. Wm. McDonald, of Millersburg, fell on the ice on the 11th, sustaining serious injuries internally. [Source: The Highland Weekly News, (Hillsborough, Highland County, Ohio), December 20, 1882, Transcribed by Jeanne Hall]
Ravages of Diptheria at the West.
We find many of our Ohio and Indiana exchanges accounts of the ravages of diptheria, or puirid sore throat. Adults and children fall victims to it. The Holmes County Ohio Farmer says it is raging to a fearful extent in the eastern townships of that county. [The Sun (Maryland) Nov. 24, 1860]