Harry Colbert & wife/kids deaths
AUTO CRASH IK MISSOURI TAKES LIVE^F FIVE Four of Dead Are (llinoisans Whose Cor Skidded Into Another. By Associated Press PALMYRA, Mo. — Five persons, four of them members of an Illinois family, died Thursday night as two cars ci-ashed on wet pavement IK' miles north of this northeastern Missouri community. A sixth person is reported in critical condition at a Hannibal hospital. The Missouri Highway Patrol identified the dead as Harry Colbert, 51, Moline, 111.; his wife, Mary, 34; their two sons, Charles 10, and James, 5; and Vivian E. Atchison, 29, of Dallas, Tex. James Atchison, 32, husband of Vivian, was injured critically. Patrolmen said the Illinois car skidded on the pavement of U. S. 31 into the path of the Texas ^fehiclc. Bodies of the dead were taken to the Palmyra Funeral home.