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Thursday 21 November 1907, The Sydney Morning Herald

A BLACK KILLED. THREE INJURED.

KEMPSEY, Wednesday.

A blacks' camp was struck by lightning
at Bellbrook. Nellie Crawford was killed
instantaneously, while George Crawford, her
husband, his daughter, and another
black were stunned badly, and have not yet
recovered. Four dogs in the camp were also
killed."

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April 5, 2010 at 2:06 pm

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