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Frightened to death.

--In Petersburg, Va., Tuesday, as a negro from the country was driving his horse in the vicinity of the Southern railroad an engine came puffing and steaming along the railroad track, which so frightened the poor animal that he reared, plunged, and fell to the pavement, dying almost immediately.

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