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TO INVESTIGATE CrXIPDELL DEJ1TH North Carolina Authorities Will Re-; port on It i Soon . That Conyera L. Campbell, an Inmate of the North Carolina State Innaae Aiylum, died from annitrok after being forced to work la th eireatire hot aua of tha Saturday of hla death la aug-geated la a atory from th Ral-elbh bureau of the Qreeniboro, N. C, New of yeaterdey! It will U recalle4ht Ooa-yera Campbell waa burled at Dob alda laat Monday and hla mother died auddenly her that night,-a abort tlm after th funeral. , Mr. Campbell bee ta mate of th North Carollaa Aay lum for th . aaat eight or ten year. Tb cause 'of ' hi death waa given aa aun-atrokke. r The atory front. Raleigh to th Greensboro paper follow: " Coroner Waring Wednesday waa still laveetlgatlag the death fromi unstrok of C U Campbell, aad is aot yet ready to make hla report, hut learned that the craiy maa waa forced to labor la a cora geld a part of laat Saturday wheh th mercury touched sle ees aa th hlgheat pek. Death followed several hour af ter Campbell waa atrlcken in the Held. " . 1 J-.J't'..:"" The Indlnga of th coronet will be transmitted t both llcltof Brhaseeld and Mrs. Kat Burr Johmion. atat walfar commie aloaer, atated th coroner, and fu ture cours of actio -will, be ta 4hlr haada. - Coroner Waring ' was told that Campbell and other Inmate were worked In th Held of tall corn, chopping weeds and grass, last Saturday aad th man dropped to the ground whll walking from tb field to a plac where uncb was to b aered him. file was carried to th hospital Infirmary. ( "His temperature roue to 101 d greea after he was placed la th Infirmary and shortly hef or 'bis death." said th coroner, 'V.; . "Saturday waa muck) warmer thin when. I , personally waat to tha corn field to find out condl ttons, and th sweat poured off m whll 1 was standing la lb tall corn with hardly a breath of air stirring around mt.H ? J

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  1. The Index-Journal,
  2. 29 Jul 1928, Sun,
  3. Page 9

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