Joseph Mahar suicide

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had a new at hold on JFrf- of 3? Friday from from 10 his New inst., res JOSEPH m TAKES HIS LIFE , .. ~ t .,.. + -. .Young Man of Osweero Driven Suicide by Pain. OSWEGO, Feb. 9.-Shortiy before 2 o'clock this morning Joseph Mahar, who roomed with his brother, Frederick Mahar, at the homo of Lawrence Conway Conway in West Fourth street, nussea the latter from his bed, He £egan an investigation investigation which resulted in finding Frederick lying upon the floor oi the front room of the Conway home, dead. The deceased, who .had suffered much puin during the past lew days as a result of an attack of erysipelas, Had cut his throat with a penknife and when found was lying in a pool of blood had flowed from the gaping wound in the young man's neck. Mr, Mahar' was about 27 years of and had been a resident of this city all his life and was well known. For the past several y.ears. he had been employed as a bartender by ex-Alderman Jbul P. Flngerliut. On Friday last he complained of not feeling well and remained at until 'Saturday afternoon, when he went to- Mr. Flngerhut's place in West First street, Sunday, Monday and.yesterday MivMahar Became n great sufferer from pains about tlie head" and'Dr.'A". W. win was 'called, who pronounced his ailment ailment erysipelas* Tie complained of his / ! exceedingly strong'pain last night to. brother and both 'conversed until nearly 3 o'clock, when the latter fell asleep. Upon awakening about an hour later discovered that his brother had left the room, and after calling to which no response response Vasjnaae ,he , investigated- tlie result already staled, Coroner Vowinkel found tliat tho man had committed suicide 1 from the effects of the disease striking the b.rain. Besides Besides his brother, Joseph Mahav, the deceased deceased is survived by three half-brothers, James jVIahnr of Syracuse, Thomas of New York and .Frank of this city, two 'half-sisters, .Mary* and -Catherine Mahar of this city. inst, 10,1 his one York Emery Friends Qak-

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  1. The Post-Standard,
  2. 10 Feb 1910, Thu,
  3. Page 11

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