Walter Bechaud Drops Dead While Playing Baseball

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Walter Bechaud Drops Dead While Playing Baseball - FATALITY AT FOND DU LAC. AViUter Bocliaud...
FATALITY AT FOND DU LAC. AViUter Bocliaud I>TO]>S Dead While Pla ing Fowl flu Lac. Wis.. June 14.—[Sp c ; a l ]—Walter Bechaud, a well-kno\ vouiig man of this city, dropped dead Athletic park Sunday morning about o'clock. He was playing ball with s ral companions was running C'JLtt* V. v." t - tweeu bases, when he was seen to rail. As he did not rise several ran to his assistance assistance and found that he was dead. Dr. Bowers was summoned. He said that death was almost instantaneous. The deceased deceased had been employed in the bottling department of the Bechaud brewery and had been accustomed to ti low temperature. temperature. The unusual exercise in sun brought on a sunstroke the hot Walter Bechaud "was the son of John Baptist Bechaud, one of the firm of Bechaud Bros.' Brewing company. Hi rears of ago. ^^ Bechaud was 19

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  1. The Centralia Enterprise and Tribune,
  2. 19 Jun 1897, Sat,
  3. Page 22

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