NewburyportNews.com, Newburyport, MA

August 22, 2013

This Day in History


Newburyport Daily News

---- — On this day in 1920, John O’Donnell’s car was struck by a big Marmon limousine, driven by attorney Melvin Holway of Maine. Mr. O’Donnell’s car — which contained World War veterans — was broadsided and pushed quite a distance, There were no serious injuries and Mr. Holway promised to reimburse O’Donnell for damages.

– Information provided by the Historical Society of Old Newbury