A Mother's Terrible Mistake
Steele Scrapbook - January 10, 1886
A MOTHER'S TERRIBLE MISTAKE.
BALTIMORE, Jan. 10.Mr. and Mrs. George M. Boarman buried their eldest son, Joseph Clinton, aged five years, yesterday morning. Twelve hours later, Marie, their eldest daughter, a child of three years, who was recovering from diptheria, died from the effects of a dose of carbolic acid given by the child's mother in mistake for medicine.
Taken Terribly From Alf