John Shea's death announcement, The Washington Post, 25 July 1916.

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John Shea's death announcement, The Washington Post, 25 July 1916. - J SHEA DIES UNDER AUTO Washingtonians Machine...
J SHEA DIES UNDER AUTO Washingtonians Machine Runs Over Embankment at East River dale He and Companion It Is Said Lost Their Way While Seeking Lord Baltimore Country Club John Shea 35 years old of this city son of X H Shea a grocer whose home Is at 1428 Fairmont street was Instantly Instantly killed last night about ll o clock when an automobile in which he was riding ran over a 40 - foot embankment embankment on the East Riverdale road Earl this morning Deputy Sheriff Thomas H Garrison of Prince Georges county Md In which county the accident accident occurred summoned a Jury of Inquest to Investigate the circumstances circumstances of the death at the scene of the accident The body was left there under guard pending the action of the jury According to the Information procured procured by Deputy Sheriff Garrison Mr Shea accompanied by Frank H Smith of this clt was in the vicinity of the accident looking for the Lord Baltl - rrore Country Club The men It Is understood were told bv a stranger that they had gone beyond the clubhouse clubhouse They turned and were retrac lng their way when the accident occurred occurred Mr Smith who was uninjured extricated extricated himself from beneath the machine machine and climbing up the embankment embankment immedlateely sought aid Soon afterward Deputy Sheriff Garrison was summoned to the scene N H Duttrow is foreman of the jury of inquest The body will be brought to Washington this morning of tof r at of Is

Clipped from The Washington Post25 Jul 1916, TuePage 2

The Washington Post (Washington, District of Columbia)25 Jul 1916, TuePage 2
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