Rattlesnake Mountain, NH Climber Accident, Aug 1953

YOUTH DIES IN MOUNTAIN PLUNGE.

Holderness, N.H., Aug. 3 (UP) -- A 15-year-old Pennsylvania youth toppled 30 feet to his death from a cliff on Rattlesnake Mountain.
The body of JOHN LOTTA of Bryn Mawr, Pa., was found at the foot of the cliff yesterday shortly after two sisters discovered he was missing.
The youth was accompanied on the mountain climbing trip by his sisters Hope, 14, and Mary, 10, and two other members of his family.

Lowell Sun Massachusetts 1953-08-03