Local history: Trains collided for fun and profit in late 19th century
Published: July 13, 2014 - 10:19 PM
| Updated: July 14, 2014 - 07:39 AM
By Mark J. Price
Beacon Journal staff writer
A railroad collision is advertised in July 1895 in the Akron Beacon and Republican newspaper. The promoter charged 75 cents for the scheduled event about two miles southeast of Canton. (Akron Beacon Journal file photo)
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