Dr. M.V.B. Bogan
A telegram was received by Uncle Johnny Bogan this morning from
Dr. S.W. Bogan at Washington D.C. announcing the death of
Dr. M.V.B. Bogan at his home in the national capital at 5 o'clock
Deceased was a brother of Uncle Johnny Bogan and Mrs.Susan Varnell
of this city, and was one of the oldest physicians in Washington.
He was about 68 years of age and had been engaged in professional
practice for many years and had a wide acquaintance among the public
characters of the country. At one time he was a large land owner in
this county and will be remembered by some of the older residents of
Mt. Vernon, although he has not visited this city for 30 years.
April 21, 1898 Mt. Vernon Register News
Submitted By: Sharlet Bigham LaBarbera