1907 Jul 17 Castle, Nellie dies in Washingtin DC

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1907 Jul 17 Castle, Nellie
dies in Washingtin DC - BREATHED GAS; DIED fort Wayne Woman Commits...
BREATHED GAS; DIED fort Wayne Woman Commits Suicide In Washington. Miss Nellie Castle found On Bed, fully Dressed Open Testament Lay On Dresser. (Special to the Journal - Oaiett ) WASHINGTON, D C. July 16 With a small Testament opened to Corinthians I lying on her dresser, MIbb Nellie Castle, tv enty - two years old, was found dead to day Oaa was flowing from a Jet directly over the young woman's head Doth windows had been, closed and the door locked Miss Castle was found by her aunt, with whom ehe lived, Ijlng on the bed fully dressed. Miss Castle came to Washington about Tour years ago from Kort Wayne, Ind She had been employed In one of the large department stores. Her aunt and other rel atlves said they could attribute no motive for hor rash act. On a table In the room was a stamped envelope addressed to Mr. Earl Rice, Adams town, Frederick county, Maryland. Rloe la a young man whom Miss Castle met last summer. A telegram announcing the death of Miss Castle was received last evening by Mrs. Peter Carter, of 524 East De - YVald street, but It contained no par tlculars. Miss Cnstle went to Washington about five years ago to live with her aunt, Mrs Fannie Fulmar She la the daughter of Mr. Calvin Castle, of Walton avenue. Besides her father Bhe Is survived by one brother, Mr. Harry Castle, of this city Thep remains will be brought to this city for Interment

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  1. The Fort Wayne Journal-Gazette,
  2. 17 Jul 1907, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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