co. (Va.) Republican chronicles a number of accidents in the Sugar Mills
in that vicinity.--In Roane county
one surgeon has amputated twelve hands and arms crushed in these mills this season.
A little boy in the upper end of Putnam county
, a few days ago, bad his right arm crushed in one of these mills.
It was amputated at the shoulder.
Mrs. Mary Henson
, wife of Mr. Jas. C. Henson
, died last week, from the loss of an arm. She leaves eight children.
On last Tuesday, Capt. J. Griffin Rader
, of the Greenbrier co.
) Cavalry, had both bones of his leg broken completely off, just below the knee, by a fall from a horse.