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Our friend Hassey Smith and his estimable wife, mourn the loss of their little baby boy. Mrs. Smith, was visiting with her parents at Laporte when the child was attached with cholera infantum. She telegraphed for her husband but he only reached the place shortly before the baby died. Misses Jessie and Lou. Smith returned from their visit to attend the funeral which took place here, and Mrs. Flora Philley also came from her home in Wayne. Rev. T. Meredith conducted the serive which took place from the house Tuesday afternoon. In their deep affliction the bereaved parents have the heartfelt sympathy of our entire community.

Newspaper: Porter County Vidette
Date of Publication: July 27, 1876
Volume Number: 20
Issue Number: 30
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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Obituary/death notice transcribed by Steven R. Shook


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