From the Richmond Dispatch, 11/5/1892, p. 3, c. 4

His Finger Amputated.

The ambulance was called yesterday afternoon at 6 o’clock to the Tredegar Iron-Works to a white boy named Seth Hendley, who had gotten his hand badly lacerated. He was taken to the almshouse and his thumb was so badly mutilated that amputation was necessary.

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