The animal then trampled the dying form of Eldridge as if seeking a murderous triumph, then with a sudden...
swing of her massive foot hurled his body into the crowd." The details of the aftermath are confused in a maze of sensationalist newspaper stories and folklore.
Eldridge led the elephant parade, although he was not qualified, riding on the top of Mary's back; Mary was the star of the show, riding at the front. A contemporary newspaper account, from the Johnson City Staff, said that Mary "collided its trunk vice-like about [Eldridge's] body, lifted him 10 feet in the air, then dashed him with fury to the ground...
was hired as an assistant elephant trainer by the Sparks World Famous Shows circus. Coleman, who claimed to be a witness, is that he prodded her behind the ear with a hook after she reached down to nibble on a watermelon rind.
He was killed by Mary in Sullivan County, Tennessee, on the evening of September 12. She went into a rage, snatched Eldridge with her trunk, threw him against a drink stand and stepped on his head, crushing it.
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After killing a trainer in Kingsport, Tennessee, she was hanged in nearby Erwin, Tennessee, in 1916.
Her death is sometimes interpreted as a cautionary tale of circus animal abuse during the early 20th century.
Every few days there is another one about gay marriage, or another denomination or church that now accepts gay marriage.
That’s nothing startlingly new, but the latest one entitled "Tracking Christian Sexual Morality in a Same-Sex Marriage Future" by Mark Regnerus really caught my attention. I have an almost daily habit of reading various news articles on my i Phone, especially the ones that impinge on moral issues or Christianity in particular.
A 12-year-old rape victim was told by the headmaster of a Christian school "to turn the other cheek" and that "everything in God's kingdom happens for a reason", lawsuit files alledge.
The school is being accused of covering up repeated sexual assaults against the boy, downplaying the attacks and refusing to report a rape in a lawsuit that is seeking at least m (£23m) in damages.
It revealed a suspicion of mine, previously unsubstantiated, that now proves to be demonstrably true. Every few days there is another one about gay marriage, or another denomination or church that now accepts gay marriage.