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A HAT CAUSES A TRAGEDY. I…

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A HAT CAUSES A TRAGEDY. I I There was an instance in Paris recently of how even a puff of wind blowing off a man's hat can produce a tragedy. A cab, occupied by two men and a woman, was passing along the Rue Caumar- tin. The hat ofjone of the men was blown off, and ho leant from the cab door to pick it up. But at this moment another cab came in an opposite direction, and crushed the hat. Seeing the fate that had overtaken his headgear the man left the cab. His wrath was frightful. He attacked the involuntary author of the accident. The poor cabman was pulled from his box and cuffed and kicked to such an extent that he fell to the ground unconscions. The aggressor then entered the cab, and drove away with his friends. When the cabman was picked up it was seen that his right leg and skull, were fractured. He also complained of internal pains. And with good reason, for he died a few hours afterwards at Lariboisibre Hospital. An active search is being made for his murderer.

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