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Beaver County – Between 7 and 8 Feet Tall


Interesting In Discovery Made by James Valentine and Titus Greenwood.

Greenwood wood made a most interesting disco discovery cry ery ry one day last week says the Beaver News While plowing for a ditch up ip North creek about five fie miles from Beaver they thy opened up an old grave containing the th well preserved l skeleton eton of ot a n man The bones were of enormous size sire and were undoubtedly the remains of or a giant possibly oC of prehistoric days day Mr fr Greenwood is a large man but measurements of this skeleton keelon showed that if It stood upright it exceed his height by several Inches while the bare skull Is larger than an ordinal y mans muns head bead h ad The man must have hav ha ben bezi fU between b tween seven and eight ret feet tall Iro fessor Cessor Hunsen Hansn who examined l the kel skeleton eton expressed the opinion that it was not ot that of or an Indian of hr r the present day race as the skull WAS of different shape A small sma piece of at den der horn about eight inches long was found In Inthe inthe Inthe the grave A coyotes head was wa rudely carved cared on one end and a t hole through the other end Indicated thai that it had been used med as the handle for a whip or orsome orsome orsome some other Implement The he grave had been walled UI up on the lower lowe side Mr Valentine will make further excava excavations in the hope of ot finding relics that may throw more light ht on the age and I nd origin of ot the skeleton​

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