Clinton, IA Drowning, Jul 1923

DROWNING AT CLINTON, IA.

Second Accident in Three Days When Twelve-Year-Old Is Lost in Mississippi.

CLINTON, Ia., July 11---The second drowning accident in thre[sic] days occurred here this morning when Leroy Delacy, aged twelve, son of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Delacy, lost his life while swimming in the Mississippi opposite the city. The body has not yet been found.

The Evening State Journal and Lincoln Daily News, Lincoln, NE 11 Jul 1923