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TURNSTALL, John


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    Johnstown Weekly Tribune, 11 Oct 1907, Page 1, Contributed by Kerry L. Miller

LOST RACE WITH DEATH.

Bedford County Miner Dies in Restaurant in Altoona.

Altoona., Pa., Oct. 10. - In a race to reach home before death claimed him, John Turnstall, aged thirty-six years, a coal digger of Six Mile Run, Bedford County, collapsed here Sunday night. He was being removed from the Roaring Spring Sanitarium and on arrival here he was assisted to a Greek restaurant. He fell asleep while there and when an effort was made to arouse him early Monday morning he was found to be dead.

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