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O V K M H K K 2-1, 1S)00. on legn- and In middle Recent Deaths. could came regular ThÂ« shipyard to be extensive. be so was j Alfred Greene. Mr. Alfred Urccnu died at Ills rÂ»i ; denre on Thinl btrcel on Tiu'^day in theH.'Venty-Iillh year of his age. He was fur many years employed as engineer engineer on Ihe freight Irain Unit lan from \'evv)ort to I'all Hiver. As old age be- jan to jnake its app-Mrahci? i[ brouglit o Mr. (iruciic failing health and Kicitaled liim in many ways, wt he ivas it'tlred from a jK)Hltitm he lia I iilh'd so faithfully fora long iKiriod. Despite tlie fact tluil he realized lie growing old lie never gave up until very Insl. He was a familial feature of tlie Point, where lie liad resided for long and will lÂ« gieatly missed. He leaves a widow and three daughters, daughters, Mrs. Robert M. I'ike nnd Misses Annie and Sadie Oit-ene. The deceased wa-j u member of .41. John's Lodge, Xo. 1, A. F. i- A. M. Mrs. John Austin, Mrs. Happy Austin, wife of Mr. John Austin, and daughter of Assistant Assistant Kngineer and Mrs. Oxx, died al her residence on I.cdyard 1 Mace on Saturday morning last, after an illness fhort duration. Mrs. Austin was a most estimable young woman and leaves a wide circle of relatives and friends to mourn her dcalh. A husband and three children survive survive her, the youngest lieiugbula few weeks old. She also leaves a sister, Mrs. A r t h u r Anthony, of and two'brothers, Messrs. Harry 'and George Oxx. 'A a in on j I place j -residence on Tuesday afiernooi nui- I was attended by a large numltci i ativcs and friends, was no The funeral took place from her ;k y Stone last with Empire connecting sea, the Hartford tug in Mrs. Emma Swan. Word was received of Ihe death of Mrs. Kmma M. Swan, widow of William C. Swan, at Henderson, N. C., on Wednesday last, irr the sixty-iifth year of her age. Mr.and Mrs. Swan, d u r i n g life, were residents of Newport and weic well known throughout the oily. Mr. Swan'dicd a little less than a ago. About ivo monlhsago Mrs. was taken ill, and her death resulted from n complication of diseases. She leaves a son, a daughter and grandson in Henderson, N". C., aiul brother, Mr. Daniel Beard, who by claim water was engineer dredge Xo. 4. | U)' 8 cil .v- lhc I The body was brought to Newport attach- | yesterday morning and the at work j was in the old cemetery. in this city. Mr. Francis Beard. Mr. Francis Heard, formerly of city, died at his residence in Brooklyn, N. V., on Mondav last. His death . , . Â· . ; Â· Â· wns the result of old age. aim ofrel- con. ... 'v:""""" Â« r . - B e leaves a number of relatives