This also appeared in:
The Dixon, Illinois, Evening Telegraph, October 22, 1897, page 3. The Logansport, Indiana, Pharos-Tribune, October 22, 1897, page 20. Traverse City, Michigan, Record-Eagle, October 23, 1897, p. 3. The Rock Island, Illinois, Argus, Octorber 22. 1897, p. 4. The Dispatch, Moline, Illinois, October 22, 1897, p. 8. The Champaign, Illinois, Daily Gazette, October 22, 1897, p. 7. The Weekly Wisconsin, Milwaukee, October 23, 1897, p. 1. The Courier, Waterloo, Iowa, October 22, 1897. p. 2.
- Bookwood Historical Collection, Star Lake
The remains of an unknown man were found in the woods near Star Lake, Wis. A watch, a little money, and a revolver still in his hand was all that was found on his person. A bullet hole in the head indicated that he had committed suicide.