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1920 Geneva Daily Times

4 Jan Donald C. Smith seriously injured in an automobile accident near Corning.
16 Jan Home of V. B. Huff at 72 Main street wrecked by explosion of heating boiler.
27 Jan John Swift found dead at his home on the Pine Road near Skuse's Corners.
29 Jan Miss Violet Smith broke ankle by fall at Business Woman's Club in YMCA.
3 Apr Nels Peterson committed suicide by hanging himself to bed at the American Hotel.
10 Apr Martin Flanagan, of Serven Road, seriously injured by being hit by an automobile on Seneca street hill.
9 May Mrs. Bernard Borgman committed suicide by drowning herself in cistern.
5 June Jeremiah J. Buckley killed by being struck by an automobile.
21 June Fred Phillips of Gorham killed and Miss Anna Jensen of Geneva seriously injured in automobile accident on Geneva-Canandaigua turnpike.
27 June Griswold Cooper drowned off Goble's Point in Keuka Lake.
28 June Edward Roche died as result of fracture of skull sustained by falling from a porch roof.
28 July Clarence Burkley died as result of injuries received in falling from a Geneva-Waterloo street car.
30 July Frank Rosinsky died at City Hospital as a result of injuries received when sizing exploded at Seneca Mills.
31 July Alfred Meredith died at City Hospital from injuries received from the explosion of sizing at Seneca Mills.
1 Aug Hobart Vincent Robinson drowned while bathing at Pastime Park.
31 Aug Myron C. Lewis of Benton instantly killed by falling from third story window of the Calabrese Building.
3 Sep Mrs. F. J. Wirtz and Mr. and Mrs. C. A. Gilbert injured in automobile accident at Adams NY.
6 Sep James Tracey, janitor at Postoffice Building, died as result of falling down cement stairs at rear of building.
8 Sep Body of John F. Murphy found in clump of bushes at the rear of the Dorsey residence on Main street.
19 Sep Francisco Grecco seriously injured by bullet alleged to have been fired by Peter Mungo.
28 Oct Miss Christiana Rynone killed by Lehigh Valley train while crossing tracks from her home on Humbert street to Lehigh Valley Station.
28 Oct Myron B. Martin struck by automobile while crossing Seneca street.
7 Nov Miss Marcia Turk and Innis Plyon seriously injured by being struck by automobile while walking on Hamilton street.
12 Nov Francesco Grecco died as result of a bullet wound received in a shooting affair on Sep 19.
24 Nov William Downing killed by Pennsylvania Division train at the rear of the plant of the U. S. Radiator Corporation.
29 Nov George Burgess of Waterloo died as a result of injuries which he received when he lost control of automobile that he was driving near Clifton Springs.
16 Dec Wilder Fellows seriously injured when milk wagon he was driving was struck by Interurban Trolley car on Exchange street.
18 Dec Frank Adams Johnson of the Town of Gorham committed suicide by shooting self through the chest.
20 Dec Edward Ellis of Dresden drowned in Seneca Lake.
20 Dec Benjamin DeSio Jr. committed suicide by slashing his throat with a razor.

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