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Death of Grandfather
Newspaper clipping of grandfather death after being hit by a car on September 13th 1958, He passed away September 22, 1958
Huntsville Times
Huntsville, Alabama
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Murphree Witness
Montgomery Advertiser
Montgomery, Alabama
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F. H. HAMNER 1ST COTTON BALE 1900
Age-Herald
Birmingham, Alabama
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James Blane Bice
Cause of death. Auto accident in Clarke County, Alabama.
Mobile Register
Mobile, Alabama
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