Author Topic: ASSISTANCE SOUGHT-James MURRAY killed train accident Crowley, La  (Read 1973 times)

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Re: ASSISTANCE SOUGHT-James MURRAY killed train accident Crowley, La
« Reply #9 on: Wednesday 22 March 17 09:11 GMT (UK) »
It was mentioned briefly in the Adrossan & Saltcoats Herald:

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March 20, 1903
 Mr Michael Murray, fish merchant, Saltcoats, has received by cable intimation of the death of his son, Mr James Murray in a railway accident at Crowley, Louisiana, USA
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Re: ASSISTANCE SOUGHT-James MURRAY killed train accident Crowley, La
« Reply #10 on: Wednesday 22 March 17 09:42 GMT (UK) »
Thank you once more. I am a joint-author of Tom's biography.
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