William Plowman scalded to death

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William Plowman scalded to death - Sntiih'd to Ifcial.ri in O;iiu:(!it. -William...
Sntiih'd to Ifcial.ri in O;iiu:(!it. -William Plowman, a former Moberly boy, was severely scalded when the boiler of bin engine burst u Tew '-niilBS from Puj-ry Sound, Canada. liiboiU 2:.".() p. m, July 2. and died in «. (hospital at Parry Sound, July 3, at C:SO -p. Tn. The deceased was born in j St.. Ix>uis. Mo.. Fel). 22. IJST.'i, -and | ,<i]>ont the greater part of hi» early j life-in Moberly.' Mo. He moved with j his'mother and sister. Winifred, -to' TifrSoto, Mo., (about 1902, and entered the service of the Iron Mountain Railroad, where lie learned to be an engineer. He worked out of several points 'On What system and was con-, siderecl one of the best engineers on Hit! rof.id. ltd was' married in I.')i>f> to iMixs Alice H'ixson of Piedmont, Mo.. who, with a litrle daughter, Janice, ten years old. arid <a little sou. William, jr., survives Jiim.. HP with his- wife aisd children moved to Canada some three years lago. where he was employed a.t enRineer 'On Hie Giuta- I dian. National iftailron.il. Pie was loved uiKl esteemed by alt who 1vuew him. Hn possessed '.a happy disposition and 'his one aim in lire was to help others in need. The remains wore liroiisht to De-Soto, Mo., July 7th Cor burial-, and', were laid to rest Jn the city cemetery following the usual ritualistic ceremony of the brotherhood of rail roa dcvnKineers, TOX-SKXATOK \vtivi, DATK. S PRKWCTS KK CAXOI- Washington. D..-C.. July 15 — ExSen- ator James Hamilton Lewis ol' Tllin- O/K. who. when he wan in the senate, was known as the administration spokesman, has givn-i Washington a shock by predicting President Wilson will he a candidate for a third term. Tt was .not' so much the prediction hownver, that start ted the politicians as it wa.s ih'is decTtmition of the basis on which XV'ifson probably u'Hl rest 'his candidacy on u league of nations platform, supporter! by both df-mourats ancf republicans. "The message of President. Wilson to the United States senate creates a. new alignment, oC politics in the United States," he said. "It. eiuls'both old political parties. The question of today is, shall the United States continue to he a Kow-rnment apart from tin 1 world, or a world government, If

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  1. Moberly Evening Democrat,
  2. 15 Jul 1919, Tue,
  3. Page 3

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