A man named, R.E. Jones, aged 35 yhears, who has been working a short time for Mr. M.N. Hudson on Elk Creek, met with a fatal accident last Friday evening. Deceased attendedf a literary society meetintg held at Crowe that evening, and was on his way home when his horse ran into a hole in the road. The horse fell violently, dying instantly and its rider was so seriously injured that he lived only two hours. In falling the horse turned a complete somersult, and it is supposed that he fell on Jones, the horn of saddle striding the man in the stomach and inflicting fatal internal injuries.
Cheyenne Sunbeam, Cheyenne, O.T. 17NOV1899