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John Poss, Aurora, Ill., loses arm, 1901
Posted by: kay (ID *****5332) Date: December 30, 2007 at 19:06:08
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St. Charles (Illinois) Chronicle, Sept. 6, 1901

John Poss, an Aurora man who didn't know his gun was loaded, leaned on its muzzle Sunday afternoon. The firearm was accidentally discharged, and Poss lost his left arm.
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