Hendrick, IA Skunk River Drowning, Aug 1902

HENDRICK.---Ellsworth Miller, a 19 year old boy, was drowned in the Skunk river near the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul railway bridge yesterday. Miller resided on a farm north of here with his mother and was a general favorite in the community. The body was recovered in about an hour after the drowning and the funeral services were held yesterday.

The Perry Daily Chief, Perry, IA 8 Aug 1902