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Bessie Smith

In Waukegan, Illinois, at the home of her grandmother, Mrs. Brown, on the 24th inst., occurred the death of little Bessie Smith, daughter of Jas. G. Smith, of our city. Bessie left Valparaiso a few weeks ago in perfect health, with her mother, to visit her grandmother. She was soon after stricken with a disease of the brain. She suffered two weeks with the disease when death came to her release. Her remains, accompanied by the grief-stricken parents and friends, were brought home Monday night, and the funeral services were held at the family residence on Tuesday morning, Rev. G. M. Boyd officiating.

Newspaper: Porter County Vidette
Date of Publication: July 27, 1882
Volume Number: 26
Issue Number: 30
Page: 8
Column(s): 2

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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