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Fayette County – Skeleton Measured 12 Feet

Unearth Skeletons of Prehistoric Giants.

Evidences of a prehistoric raco-Jiavo been uncovered by Hugh Yates, a proiperous land owner of Pino Grove, on his farm in Fayette county. While excavating beneath a high cliff on his place Mr, xatcs came upon an immense’ grave ‘containing a human skeleton. The frame was of great proportions. His curiosity aroused. Mr. Yates called in some neighbors-, and, armed, with picks, they burrowed their way into tho side) of the cliff and found an anclont sepulcher crowded with human skeletons. some of them larger than the one first found. One of the frames measured 12 feet. Along with the skeletons were found curiously wrought jewels and strange ornaments, while cooking vessels and musical instruments of queer design were unearthed in great pro fusion. The ditrgers are still at work ana expect to make even moro. important finds.

  1. The Richmond climax., December 06, 1911, Image 6


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