Southport, LA Lake Pontchartrain Drowning, Sept 1932

Two Youths Drowned in Lake Pontchartrain

New Orleans, Sept. 5. (AP)—Two youths, Herman George Twilbeck, 15, and Aloysius Frederick Lowe, 16, of Southport, Jefferson parish, drowned today while swimming in Lake Pontchartrain.

They ventured beyond their depth and were carried under by an undertow where a dredge had been working. Relatives on the party with the boys were unable to save them. Their bodies were recovered.

Advocate, Baton Rouge, LA 6 Sept 1932