Philadelphia, PA Drowning, May 1901

Missing Man's Body Found

The mystery surrounding the strange disappearance a week ago of Joseph Pesol, 62 years old, of 2846 Amber street, was cleared yesterday by the finding of his body in the Delaware River, at the foot of Allegheny avenue. He had suffered from sunstroke for several years. His body, after being taken from the river was identified by one of his sons.

Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA 11 May 1901