Clipped From The Hutchinson News
00 3 "CWALK" BEESON, The death ot "Chalk" llecson IS ft shock to hlg many friends 111 Kansas. Ho had come through eo many hair breadth escapes, had been wounded, thrown and hit BO often, that this last and Xalnl accident Is hard to uu derstand, Hut the mortal end has come and Chalkey M, Boeson's work In tula world Is ended. Ills work was good, He came to Kansas when little more than a boy Ho was a hunter, guide, and officer of tho law In tbo tough days of Dodge, and ho was honored and respected for bis nerve, his aim and his honesty. When the chango came ho kept up with the procession and was a progressive farmer, an able legislator, a caroful adviser and a public spirited citizen. In every capacity, from the fleet to the last, ho was a true, Jojnl friend and on upright honest man.