Court of Appeals 1904

Court of Appeals 1904

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...I noticed there was a storm approaching from the north-west of us; it was hard to tell just where it-would strike, the way it was acting 1 hurried home and got my boat taken eare of, and had time to look to see whetherit Was all right, and started from the house; got to the house just as the storm struck; had time to pull the door to and get inside; wasn't out in any of the storm; simply realized the force of the storm by the 1novements of the. house; it lasted only about a minute and a half or two minutes. I heard the bells ringing and people running, and I went out and made inquiry and found that the depot had been blown down with a number of people in it. After the storm I observed that there were a number of trees blown down, towards the depot; limbs off from large trees near our house; a number of trees blown down in front of our house or a little to the east or north, on the opposite side of the road: that was a grove of locusts; think there were three or four down; broken off, I think. all of them; didn't examine them elosely, but think they were sound trees. Afterwards saw them sawed into wood; didn't notice any unsoundness at that time; those trees were about ten or twelve inches in diameter; Went back to Wolfe Island soon after that; was on a point right opposite a.nd across from Marysville; and went on the seventh concession; Cape Vincent is eight miles from Marysville; I was right in l'Iarysville. Q. Describe What you observed about buildin wllere you were Z A. There were a number in one place in the road. I think you could count seven buildings without roofs. Didn't examine any of them. Saw trees along the road. There was one building that belonged to my brother, on the shore near the Ann-1-icaii side, ...show more

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  • Paperback | 252 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 458g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236943465
  • 9781236943460