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Carson Shafer obituary

Carson Shafer, Appendicitis Victim
November 1929

    North Blenheim, Nov. 12. – Carson Shafer, the 12 year old son of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Shafer died at the Albany hospital last Sunday of appendicitis.
     His funeral was held at the home of his parents Thursday, Nov. 7, Rev. Collier officiating. There was a beautiful display of flowers. The two schools of Blenheim attended the funeral.
     Carson entered Middleburgh high school last September. He was very friendly and lovable and had a great many friends among both old and young.


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