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a been taken care of and will be placed In welfare In.slltutlons-. DR. ALBERT T. CLAY DIES INjCONNECTICUT Tlio Uex-. »r. Albert To bins Clay profcKSor of Assyrlology and l.iaby- lonian literature at. Tale university and ono ortlie world's chiof authorities on those .subjectn, died yesterday at Xcxv Haven, Conn., follox-,-|ng an operation undergone, several days •ego. Dr. Clay, foJ'iiKTly a member <>( thu faculty of the University of Pennsylvania and assl.stant professor of Semitic philology and archaeology, created a furore throughout the country a fc\v years ago ivhen he ch.'il- lenged Dr. ITennnri A'. Jllllpreclu to prove his claims for the "Deluge Tablets" taken from Temple J.ibr.-iry nt Nippur.' More recently.i as professor nf Aa- syriology at Yale university niif! n« I curator of the Vale ,T5:il>yloVilan eol- 1 lection. Dr. Clay v.'as the author of the disputed "Amur-ru thcorv" of fc'emiilc origins. Dr. Clay has lectured on A«.syrl- ology a number of times In this city before the Afternoons \vltli Kc-lonce. . at .C ___ __ ___

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  1. Delaware County Daily Times,
  2. 15 Sep 1925, Tue,
  3. Page 1

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