Here's a really disgusting series of articles about a man who repeatedly threw up snakes! (I found this while looking for my Longwell family in Pennsylvania, though I don't see a connection for this man to my tree.)
|"Two Snakes in His Stomach", Reading Times; Reading, Pennsylvania, 03 Oct 1885, page 3, column 1; |
digital image newspapers.com, (http://www.newspapers.com: accessed 14 Aug 2014)
|"John Longwell throws up another snake"; The Wellsboro Gazette, Wellsboro, Pennsylvania, 21 Sep 1886,;page 3, column 4; digital image newspapers.com, (http://www.newspapers.com: accessed 14 Aug 2014)|
Isn't this a crazy story? I'm wondering if he really had some kind of parasite like a tape worm? Strange!!!
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