J. W. Powers, Obituary/Death NoticePorter County obituaries and death notices . . . .

J. W. Powers

Mr. John Lepell was the man who succeeded in finding the body of the man drowned in Sager's pond. During his life Mr. Lepell has found and taken from the water the bodies of four persons, one of which was diving, and saved two from drowing by good swimming. For his services in this work he has received one liberal reward and several medals.

Newspaper: Porter County Vidette
Date of Publication: May 30, 1878
Volume Number: 22
Issue Number: 22
Page: 3
Column(s): 3

Key to Newspaper Publication Locations:
    Newspapers Published in Chesterton, Porter County, Indiana
                Chesterton Tribune
                The Tribune
                Westchester Tribune

    Newspapers Published in Valparaiso, Porter County, Indiana
                Porter County Vidette
                Practical Observer
                Valparaiso Practical Observer
                Vidette and Republic
                Western Ranger

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