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Dispatch notes difficulty in clearing mine

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Recovering the victims of the Milford Mine disaster would take nine months

On Feb. 25, 1924, the Dispatch chronicled the efforts to clear the mine.

Only those who understand such operations can begin to realize the magniture of the task that faces the Milford mine people in getting the bodies of the 41 miners lost in the disaster Feb. 5 out of the mine some 200 feet under the ground.

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