Source: Atlanta Constitution
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Southerners on Committee”
City of publication: Atlanta, Georgia
Date of publication: 16 September 1901
Volume number: 34
Issue number: none
|“Southerners on Committee.” Atlanta Constitution 16 Sept. 1901 v34: p. 1.|
|McKinley funeral services (Washington, DC: attendees).|
|John Hollis Bankhead; David A. De Armond [misspelled below]; William Elliott; Dennis T. Flynn; David B. Henderson; William Walton Kitchin; S. W. T. Lanham; Rufus Ezekiel Lester; Thomas C. McRae; James Daniel Richardson; Samuel Matthews Robertson; Bernard Shandon Rodey [identified as Bodie below]; David Highbaugh Smith; Stephen M. Sparkman; Claude A. Swanson; John Sharp Williams.|
Southerners on Committee
Speaker Henderson Names Congressmen to Attend Funeral.
Washington, September 15.—Speaker
Henderson has appointed a large committee of representatives to attend the president’s
funeral. Among the members are Richardson of Tennessee, Bankhead of Alabama,
McRae of Arkansas, Sparkman of Florida, Lester of Georgia, Smith of Kentucky,
Robertson of Louisiana, Williams of Mississippi, Dearmond of Missouri, Kitchin
of North Carolina, Elliott of South Carolina, Lanham of Texas, Swanson of Virginia,
Bodie of New Mexico and Flynn of Oklahoma.
Speaker Henderson telegraphed from New York that he will attend the funeral.