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The Chronicle, Elyria, OH, 8/24/84

Saturday, December 1, 1984

Lovely Clayton of Elyria, Ohio, woke just before dawn to find a house-breaker looming over her bed. When she screamed, he struck her, but the disturbance alerted Clayton's 10-year-old son, who charged into the room with a rifle. The intruder fled at the sight of the armed child.

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