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Burk- honors solo. Ed- Tipton purpose, for a 1 held and included. Josiah Eirby Lilly, Indianapolis Pharmaceutical Company Head, Indianapolis, Feb. 9--(/f)--Josiah Kirby Lilly, S6. chairman of the directors of Eli Lilly Co., pharmaceutical manufacturers, died in the Methodist hospital Sunday at- ter a Ions illness. He was. one of the four Original employes of the firm, founded in 187R by his father, Eli Lilly, and 10,000 items and now is on display at. the. University of Pittsburgh. He was co-foiinder of. the Indianapolis Foundation and the Purdue Research 'Foundation .and for' ten years was a trustee of Purdue university. In 1942 he received the Remington medal for distinguished service to 1 pharmacy. In 1SS2 he married Mias Lilly Marie Hidjrely, Lexington, Ky., who was president from 1S9S until 1932.!died in'1934. He married Mrs. Apart frorn directing- growth of j Allison Hume in 1935! Two sons t firm to one oE the world's lar-iborn to the first nr th , marriage are now pest, J. K. Lilly was a noted patron; executives of the firm. They of music. His collection of Stephen B1I Lilly, president, and Josiah 1 1C Foster's works contain more than Lilly, Jr.. executive vice-president.

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  1. The Kokomo Tribune,
  2. 09 Feb 1948, Mon,
  3. Page 8

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