Posted by Rana on Thursday, October 10, 2013 at 13:44:55 :
Fatal Gun Carrying Habit
Stockton, Cal., Sept. 29. Ė After the removal of 42 inches of his intestines and the transfusion of a pint of his sonís blood to replace that lost in the operation, Dr. JEROME M. WALLACE, a well-known dentist of San Francisco, is dead here today, as the result of the pistol-carrying habit.
While leaning over to drink out of a faucet at Farmington Saturday night, an automatic pistol dropped from his pocket and was discharged. The bullet passed through his abdomen, perforating his intestines nine times.
Source: The Seattle Star, September 29, 1913, page 8
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