Betz J L – Skidmore Standard 1899-03-24

The following is an index entry from the Index to the Skidmore Standard, August 1898 – December 1899.  Short entries are transcribed in the “Notes or transcript” field, while longer articles are summarized.  To obtain a copy of longer articles, contact your library’s Interlibrary Loan department or the State Historical Society of Missouri.

Last name, company name or subject:  Betz

First name:  J

Middle name or initial:  L

Title:  

Article title:  

Notes or transcript:  “J. L. Betz was stretching a bicycle spoke yesterday afternoon. He was holding a flame under it with one hand and was pulling with the other when the spoke broke, and the rebound of his arm drove the hot steel into his wrist, penetrating an artery.”

Newspaper:  Skidmore Standard

Date (YYYY-MM-DD):  1899-03-24

Volume:  4

Issue:  48

Page:  4

Column:  3