Miss Ruth LYNCH, daughter of Alderman and Mrs. Finis LYNCH,
died of scarlet fever, at the family residence at 413 East
Broadway at 10:22 p.m. last night after an illness of several
days duration. Deceased was five years old and was familiarly
known as "Sister" among her friends and associates, and was
a favorite among all who knew her.
Funeral tomorrow morning. Interment at Oakwood.
March 28, 1899 Mt. Vernon Register News
Submitted by Sharlet Bigham LaBarbera