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Alliance, OH Boys Drown In Creek, Aug 1928

THREE BOYS DROWNED IN CREEK WHILE SWIMMING.

Alliance, O., Aug. 20. -- Three boys were drowned together in a creek near here yesterday while they were swimming.
They were:
HOWARD WEAVER, aged 10.
DALE WEAVER, aged, 14, brothers.
WILBUR AMEN, aged 16, all of New Chambersburg, O.
The bodies of the three boys were found together on the bottom of the 12-foot hole in which they were swimming.
Apparently two of the boys had been drowned in an attempt to rescue the third, persons who found the bodies, said.

Altoona Mirror Pennsylvania 1928-08-20



article | by Dr. Radut