A Woman’s Remains

The Courant American Newspaper
Cartersville, Georgia
August 12, 1897 Page 1:
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A Woman’s Remains

Terribly Mangled, Found on the Railroad Track.

Those of a Demented Woman.

Mrs. Will Denton, Who lived Near the Place, Killed by a Night Freight Train

Long article: “The remains proved to be those of Mrs. Will Denton. She was demented on the subject of religion and had been well guarded by the family to prevent her doing violence to herself….She leaves a husband, who is a motorman in Atlanta, and three small children.”


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