Sidner Russell suicide

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Sidner Russell suicide - A CLERGYMAN'S SUICIDE. Tnr Erv. sidsit a...
A CLERGYMAN'S SUICIDE. Tnr Erv. sidsit a ecsseu. ccrs eis THROAT WITH A EaZOtt. Th Kor. Sidney H. Ilusaell. Pastor of rewjvenan cnurcb at woodbaveo. Long Island, committed suicide yesterday moraine by -"mresuram -"mresuram ear to ear with a razor. ha4 recently rraduatad from tha Tnlon Theological einlnarr. of this ir . hi. e... call as extended bim by the conereratioa of the .vwuaveo caurcD. lie preached bit first wr Bin there In f anit n i j . ".TV urvu VJI - dained this month. To altppearancea be waa wauei, wiia ci caarre and bla eonareaailon with him. He secured board with The family of A. E. Aimea. Late on Friday eventnr he went is Tiuia compiainltur of pain tn bis bead. and after a abort walk eat bla breakfast. Wbea ff I a ft 11 rff mahi m a l .i . uuwu sum yesieruay morninr. l!aa Clark, one ottbe boarders, went to hi IVirim a t- t- i ... . - ' sii i u - rue snocjtea at loo uoor or nu room. n4 not rvoetTlc tt rpty ntere1 bta j ..iwati vn his liiwpiny rwm aoor, J IfrO ftcr A in hr mfuu.tii1 br.AAWih. a. r iiwt.niii I el 1 11 Ttnv m rwponwi. Opening lb door. Mlaa Qark Ti1 of tho nn-t-r nn-t-r nn-t-r nn-t-r nn-t-r ir-nr ir-nr ir-nr faca downward downward on tno Uoor tn a pool of blood. Tha room waa thoroujrbly mhwl. hut ot ahntV riMniiMtllarlAii f rt : T- T- mmiiuu. wfdiirr r,Vfjrils BuTftnCsXI the tibmry tbaf Mr. RutMell, after )artir dreaajctf LlmtM.r. hurt nmiiaMr. n it' 1 1 . be was auddenly seined with tbe tbouaht of end-lua- end-lua- end-lua- end-lua- his Ille. aud without a seeond tbourbt carried carried it Into effect.: Mrs. Hroitb and Mrs. Aimea said tbat the young- young- oietvymnn had lieen a patient patient sufferer from malaria and was much a-lven a-lven a-lven to flu of tdespondencv. Tbey had never tieard bim sjieak ot any trouble other tban malaria. Cu TburadMy evenlna Mr. H usee 11 attended a strawberry festival in aid of bia church, and during t he entire evening- evening- be sat in a corner lo apparent oeep meditation, only speaking when spoken to. and then only In monosyllables. AH thoae aoquaiuted with blra unit In sarin tbat be w?a man of ability, and that the act was the result of temporary aberration of mind canned by bard study and materia. Of Mr. UueU Ille very little can be learned, as be was generally very reticent. He was HI years of are and was born in Illinois, where be lived until be came here to complete hi studies. Ill parents died when he was quite young, and up to the time of his coming Eat be had lived with his Sister. Mra. Hastings. It Is said tbat he had eight brother and two alster living In different different part ot Ililooi. The body will remain at the boarding house until hi sister 1 beard from.

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  1. The New York Times,
  2. 28 Jun 1885, Sun,
  3. Page 5

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