Saturday, June 09, 2012

Miss Nora Scahill - Treats School Bus Crash Victims - Historical Newspapers - Portsmouth Herald, Portsmouth, New Hampshire

This is an extract from

The Portsmouth Herald, the original Gazette, the oldest newspaper in New Hampshire, was published as the Sunday edition of The Herald from the 1890s to 1960, when the Sunday paper began carrying the name Herald.

In 1989, a descendent of the Gazette's founder began publishing an alternative newspaper under that name.

Name: Miss Nora Scahill, school nurse, treated some 38 students, after a crash, involving a school bus and a beach wagon. The students were from Spaulding High School. Injured in the accident was Mrs Eva McIntire Horne, who suffered a fractured spine.

Newspaper: Portsmouth Herald, Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Event: Seven Injured In Rochester Car-Bus Crash

Venue: Near Spaulding High School

Date: 15 January 1944

Allan Scahill

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