Emmett L. Powers dies suddenly Monday, Oct 22.
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 26 Oct 1928, p. 7

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Emmett L. Powers, of 821 Fifteenth street, Wilmette, died suddenly in the offices of the WILMETTE LIFE, where he had gone on business. Heart attack was thought to have been the cause of his death.

Mr. Powers was president of the Powers Catalog company of Chicago and was a member of the Shawnee Country club. He was a native of New York and graduate of Syracuse university. He was at one time editor of "Good roads" and for twenty years secretary of the American Road Builders association.

He is survived by his widow and a nine year old daughter, Margaret. Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon at 3 o'clock at Schott's funeral home, 1109 Central avenue, Wilmette. Burial was private at Memorial Park.

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26 Oct 1928
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Powers, Emmett ; Powers, Emmett Mrs. ; Powers, Margaret
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    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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Emmett L. Powers dies suddenly Monday, Oct 22.