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1938: Deer Stabs Man and Evens Score (Footnote)

(This Footnote to History article was printed on page 1 of the November 19, 1938 edition of the Ironwood Daily Globe, and is reprinted word-for-word below.)

Stambaugh, Mich, Nov. 19—(AP)—Albert Christianson, who reported he was stabbed by a deer is recovering at his home in Stambaugh township.

Christianson related this story: He was hunting in the woods north of here and shot a buck. He dropped his gun and ran to the deer with a hunting knife in his hand.

The animal kicked, knocked the knife from Christianson’s hand and the blade penetrated his right forearm, inflicting a deep gash.

He was weak from loss of blood when brought to a doc­tor’s office here. He walked two miles through the woods and then drove to Stambaugh.

A deer with a knife.
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