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Sick List News

John Dillemuth, owner of the Boston Clothing Store, at Ravenna, Portage County, while in a temporary fit of despondency attempted to take his life on the 12th by the use of a pistol, inflicting a scalp wound, which is not considered serious. [Source: The Highland Weekly News, (Hillsborough, Highland County, Ohio), December 20, 1882, Transcribed by Jeanne Hall]

Wayland Man Hurt By Speeding Auto
Ravenna - Charles Pardee, of Wayland, in Paris township, 10 miles southeast of Ravenna, was picked up unconscious after an automobile that came tearing thru town had struck him. He was carried to the home of his father-in-law, where the outcome is awaited with great anxiety. [Akron Evening Times (Akron, Ohio) Thursday, 16 Sep 1920, p.11]



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