March 21, 1928 Luigi Acri - Completed

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March 21, 1928 Luigi Acri - Completed - STEELTON YOUTH AT VELANOVA COLLEGE 1 YEAR . A...
STEELTON YOUTH AT VELANOVA COLLEGE 1 YEAR . A Louis Acri Fires Bullet Through Head; Lacked Funds For School FOUND BY" SISTER Louis Acri. 18, 301 South Third street, Steelton, former student at Villanova College, where he had studied for the priesthood, committed suicide shortly after 1 o'clock to - day by firing a shot from a revolver revolver into his head. He died several several moments later. - Mrs. Falcone, a sister, with whom Acri had lived, was in the kitchen of her home when she heard the report of the shot ' She went to the third floor and found the body ot her la - other lying on a bed. The revolver was by his side. One shot had been fired from the revolver. Lacked Funds Acri had attended Villanova College College last year but was compelled to give up his studies because of insufficient insufficient funds. He had worked at the Steelton Garage and Machine Shop, South Front street, Steelton, but had been in ill health for the last' several months. Despondent Over Health Frank Settino, 332 South Third street, proprietor of a poolroom, said Acri had come to his place often, but j had been despondent over the con - ! dition of bis health. His father and mother are dead. . He was a member rtf Of Anna's rtnn14 - ht,nrh - Dr. m. f. Kocevar, so pine street, Dieenuii, was nuuwea mat ine youth had shot himself but did not examine the body after relatives told him the boy had died almost y immediately. Dr. J. H. Kreider, county coroner, was notified and he sent Deputy Coroner Edward Sdur - bier. Steelton, to Investigate the shooting. will

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  1. Harrisburg Telegraph,
  2. 21 Mar 1928, Wed,
  3. Page 1

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