Three-Year-Old Baby Engles Drowns In Jar
Publication:
Lake Shore News (Wilmette, Illinois), 3 Jul 1913, p. 1


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Newspaper
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Articles
Date of Publication:
3 Jul 1913
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Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Illinois, United States
    Latitude: 42.07225 Longitude: -87.72284
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1242 Wilmette Avenue
Wilmette, IL
60091-2558
U.S.A. Phone: 847-256-6930

Full Text

Flora Engles, the three-year-old daughter of Mrs. Max Engles, a widow residing northwest of Evanston, in the district known as "No Man's Land," was drowned Thursday afternoon about 4 o'clock in a ten-gallon jar containing only ten inches of water. The child was playing in the yard and fell into the large jar. When a search was made by Mrs. Engles, she was unable to locate the child. She called neighbors and Mrs. M. Borey found the body in the stone jar. All efforts to resuscitate the tiny victim were futile.

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Three-Year-Old Baby Engles Drowns In Jar