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unable Ha 6-1 today's majority. not 16- Retired Policeman Dies Today a Daniel E. Swomley Daniel E. Swomley, well known retired Frederick C Police officer died this morning at Frederick Memorial Hospital after suffering a h e attack. He was 69 years of age and resided on Washington street. Mr. Swomley joined the Frederick Police Department on June 15, 1934, and for seven years served as a patrolman. Meritorious service resulted in his promotion to the rank of Sergeant on June 15, 1941. He was made a lieutenant in January of 1959. Lt Swomley r e tired from the police force after a little more than 25 years of service in August of 1959. Born in Frederick County, he was the son of the late Calvin and Catherine Kemp Swomley. He was a member of Calvary Methodist Church, the Leaders' Bible Class, Moose Lodge and Eagles, F. 9. E , 1071. Besides his wife, Mrs. Ethel Marie Myers Swomley, he i survived by three sons, William Swomley and John Richard Swomley, Shookstown, and Calvin Swomley of Adamstown ;one daughter, Mrs. Bradley Gerwig, this city; one brother, H Swomley of Thurmont and two sisters, Mrs. Merhl Kepler, Middletown and Mrs. Jacob Babbington of Baltimore. Six grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews also survive. The body is at the funeral home, 106 East Church street, where friends may call after p.m. on Sunday. Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet cemetery. M. R. Etcfgsoa and Soa, Funeral directors.