Wm. McArthur, boilermaker, Belville Street, has lost the sight of his left eye, whcih was struck by a stone thrown from a crowd of boys and girls. McArthur had interfered on behalf of a tipsy woman whom the boys and girls were annoying. John Slaven, eight years of age, had one of his eyes severely injured by a stone thrown by another boy. Both patients were treated by Dr. Cluckie at the Eye Infirmary.
Glasgow (Scotland) Herald, November 28, 1896.