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THE CHILKOOT HORROR
At Least Seventy-five Lives Lost – Sixty-nine Bodies Recovered.
SEATTLE, Wash., April 11. – At least seventy-five lives were lost in the snowslide on the Chilcoot Pass. Sixty-nine bodies have been recovered