Albert Van Voorhies, his wife, Mary & her sister, Hannah F. Wells - drowned in Hackensack River - 6 year old son, Edmund survivied along with Ida Waterbury

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THREE I)UOWNBl), ONK JiSOAl'fiD. Sml Kn.l of n Kninlly Untiling Party Ih tho Ilaulioi.aiiclc Itlver. liivBimiinn, N. J., Aug. «9.—Albert vnn Voorhls, his wlfo, Slnry, nud her slator, ilun mil.!-'. Wells, nil young, wero drowned at- o'olook ihls nllornpon whllo balhlng in tho llnukeuHi.i-U lllver. Mr. Voorhls wns chemist for dlUeoii K Maori', Mo. MMfi 1'ourl Hireot, Now York. Ho has boon on Ills vacation, and yoHlorday mter. noon wont to tho ahoro to batho. iiownu ncuoinpanlod by hla wlfo, Blx-yoar.old son Jfdmuud, iianuah Wells, Ida Waturbury ai 1 Edward Anderson, agud six. 'I'lio party tlio shoru, lu whluh tboy ^.w'J, 81 7*11 Voorhte got Into one of iho many RttokbpliM n which iho river abounds ad ff'otf {or help, nor husband wont to tuiSto" hoi; Neither oouid.Bwini. in her strugglus ad\^r.?!i! 1 . 1 \,reer a b 1 urv,^,oU'!!i SS.Vp&K. " Blp lllom -, i) " 1 ! ™ s »«* Mrs. van Vuorliis had nolzotl tho others ami drawn i hem down with, her. Mm. Watorburv narrowly oscnped. '

Clipped from The World23 Aug 1892, TuePage 8

The World (New York, New York)23 Aug 1892, TuePage 8
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  • — Albert Van Voorhies, his wife, Mary & her sister, Hannah F. Wells - drowned in Hackensack River - 6 year old son, Edmund survivied along with Ida Waterbury

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