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The Daily Dispatch: March 20, 1863., [Electronic resource] 3 1 Browse Search
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Accident from Firearms. --Mr. Joel B. Bragg, who occupies a firm in the vicinity of Blakey's millpond, being much annoyed lately by depredations on his hen house, on Tuesday contrived a spring gun, which he in the hen house, hoping by that means to punish the thieves. On Wednesday, not hearing any report from the gun, Mr. Bragg went to examine it, and, while so doing, it unfortunately went off, and the whole load was discharged into his right arm, which it was found necessary to amputate Firearms. --Mr. Joel B. Bragg, who occupies a firm in the vicinity of Blakey's millpond, being much annoyed lately by depredations on his hen house, on Tuesday contrived a spring gun, which he in the hen house, hoping by that means to punish the thieves. On Wednesday, not hearing any report from the gun, Mr. Bragg went to examine it, and, while so doing, it unfortunately went off, and the whole load was discharged into his right arm, which it was found necessary to amputate on Thursday.