Category Archives: Chicago Defender

WOODS, Charles (1909)

Chicago Lad Kills Himself

Charles WOODS, the 13-year old son of Guy WOODS, a Chicago businessman, while playing with a rifle <…> Ashby, Mass., discharged a shel<..> and was instantly killed.  Mrs. WOODS and her children were spending the summer there with Mrs. WOODS’ mother.


Source: Chicago Defender, 31 July 1909, page 2.

DAILEY, T.C. – (1909)

Body of Storm Victim Found

The body of T.C. DAILEY, circulation manager of the Galveston Tribune and formerly of Chicago, a victim of the ill-fated tarpon fishing pier, has been washed up on the sands at Houston Point, Texas.


Source: Chicago Defender, 31 July 1909, page 2.