Eldora, IA Wagon Accident, Jan 1897

While George Roland of Union, was driving to Eldora last week the tongue of the wagon broke, and falling to the ground, stopped the wagon instantly, throwing Mr. Roland out. A deep gash was cut on his cheek and his arm was severely sprained by the fall. His wounds were dressed by a doctor and nothing serious is anticipated.

Davenport Daily Leader, Davenport, IA 29 Jan 1897