Arthur Bitting drowning - 5 Sep 1947
Find Drowned Body Of Bitting Boy The body of Arthur Bitting, 19, who drowned in the Mississippi river near New Orleans last week, will be returned to Beatrice Sunday for burial. While working on a river barge, the young man disappeared last Tuesday. His body was discovned yesterday afternoon. He had left Beatrice to work at New Orleans about two months ago. Surviving are his father Herbert, Beatroce; sisters Mrs. Jauneta Kennedy, New Orleans (with whom he had been living), Mrs. iBernadine Wise, Virginia, Mrs. -- - over Idabelle Bishop and Mrs. Helen Mosslander, of Beatrice; brothers Herbert, jr., Guv and Kenneth of Beatrice; ' small sisters Edith and June, Beatrice. Funeral arrangements, in charge of Bergmeyer Funeral Home, will be announced later.