Jacob M. Shenk pg1

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JACOB M. SHENK PASSES AWAY AT LWAUIOSPITAL Death Claims Promi- nent Lebanon Citizen Late Last Night WAS 86 YEARS OLD "Colonel" Was Pioneer of Street Railway in City and County Jacob M shenk _ gfi s 0 , d familiarly known to thousands as "Colonel Shenk" because of his mhl- tary bearlng> and endfAr6A to tn ,. entire communltv bet . ause of hig Mondy nlgt "^uunj- ui 8 ui Samaritan 11 jg 0 yiorV '„„ J, . „ He suffered a nervous collapse of over thFOG y etui's &KQ mid RInOR iHfn attended by a maie nurse J n tho TiororvT^ «f U Tiff I^..»t n »* u „ u person of H. M. Furlow. He L , , . , . wa * able l ° be about during the one ma j or P art ot that P eriod - however, was on the street and attended ' to hls business affairs. Infirmities incident to old age, however, slowly cre Pt upon him and aggravated his nervous condition and finally sapped w the vitality for which he was long noted, as he was widely known as Lebanon's young old man. ] During the present winter his de' partures from his apartment in the , Filbert building at Ninth and Cum-j I berland streets became less frequent,' i and finally ceased entirely around : New Year. He was last away from: ; his rooms on January 31, when he enjoyed a dinner at Lancaster in celebration of his 86th birthday anniversary. anniversary. On. February 8 he became so feeble he was competed to take to his ,,f bed> and . ]ast week he was afflicted j wltll a gtroke of apoplexy. He was j ' ' removed to the hospital last Thura- (Continued on Page Two) nntmi rrnr iVr a nnn Airrc the PENNA. SENATE APPROVES lav

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  1. Lebanon Daily News,
  2. 07 Mar 1933, Tue,
  3. Page 1

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