W.E. Welch death
Dies in Ft. Smith, Ark. W. E. Welch, 67, known to many persons in Alton, died Nov. 14 from a heart attack at his home in Ft. Smith, Ark. Funeral rites were held yesterday. Welch, a brother of G. G. Welch of 1403 Runyan, was super- .ntendent of the Ft. Smith and Western Railroad before his retirement retirement and had been a resident of Ft. Smith for 44 years.