Norristown, PA Auto Crashes into Telephone Pole, Jul 1911

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Special to The Inquirer.

NORRISTOWN, Pa., July 13.---Four persons were injured in an automobile accident here this afternoon, when a car of W. Perry Gresh, containing his three children, William, Heim and Sarah, and Miss Harriet Bauer, a guest, collided with a telephone pole. The occupants of the car were thrown out and received painful injuries. Miss Bauer's nose was fractured. To avoid two children playing in the street Gresh ran the car into the pole.

The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA 14 Jul 1911