Many deaths Cedar/Birch area

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Many deaths Cedar/Birch area - : MUCH ILLNESS PREVALENT. A large amount 4t...
: MUCH ILLNESS PREVALENT. A large amount 4t sickness is prevalent Just now .on this side and many of Our rhost prominent residents are confined to their homes by ailments of various kinds. - Among those reported yesterday as being on the sick list are: 'v Frank Kleinschrodt,' of 331 EMch street, and Mr Lengler, a block .away on the same street. Charles Tross, of Maple street, a victim! of lung trouble, is also reported as being in a serious condition. ' Messrs. Otto PIttack and John Blatter, who have passedthrough a - serious ill, are both on the road torecovery. - .. . .. . . . - Much" comment has been made the past few days regarding the many deaths in about three years that have occurred within a block of the Cedar avenue and Birch street intersection, and not a few are Inclined to view that section with superstitious awe. Just 'now John Schroedel lies cold in death while the funerkl of tiottlleb Schu - man took place yesterday. Out of the same block death took from our midst Peter Rosar, of revered memory; Mrs. Fueller and Christian Fickus, all three neighbors and but three doors away from - the' bereaved Schroedel homestead. ' Just opposite, Mrs. Terppe followed her husband to the great beyond within the space of two years, and across from the old Tcrppc home Charles Huester, a former recorder of deeds, was carried to his last home a

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  1. The Scranton Republican,
  2. 14 Dec 1908, Mon,
  3. Page 9

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