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Posted: May 5, 2014 at 3:22 a.m.

100 YEARS AGO May 5, 1914 STUTTGART — A lightning bolt late this afternoon crashed through the roof of the residence of Andrew Voss on South Grand avenue, flashed through a room occupied by Mrs. Voss and her child, and, after burning a portion of the linen on a bed and scorching the pages of a book in the mother’s hands, left mother and child unhurt, but badly frightened. About $25 will cover the damage to the residence.

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Arkansas, Pages 10 on 05/05/2014