Fifty tramps boarded a train in Lyle

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Thursday, August 10, 1876
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We are informed that some fifty tramps boarded a freight train at Lyle, Monday and securely fastened themselves inside a car. A brakeman approached the car door and demanded admittance, it being refused, beseized an axe and broke the door down and cleaned the car out single handed. How is that for pluck?