Hurt In Ball Game

Special to The State.

Blaney, Aug. 22. – In a practice game of baseball here this afternoon, Mr. T. G. Sessions, on fo Blaney’s best citizens was severely if not fatally hurt by being run into by Mr. Lonnie Flaherty, who was running from second to third base, Mr. Flaherty’s knee striking Mr. Sessions’ head, breaking his nose and slightly crushing his skull.

Although the wire have been used freely up to a late hour tonight Mr. Sessions has been unable to secure medical attention. Blaney is badly in need of a doctor and should one locate here he would receive a good practice.

August 23, 1908  State (published as The State)  Columbia, South Carolina
News Article  Issue 6376  Page 5

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