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Source: Comet
Source type: newspaper
Document type: news column
Document title: “Local and Personal”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Johnson City, Tennessee
Date of publication: 19 September 1901
Volume number: 17
Issue number: 898
Pagination: [3]

 
Citation
“Local and Personal.” Comet 19 Sept. 1901 v17n898: p. [3].
 
Transcription
excerpt
 
Keywords
William McKinley (mourning); William McKinley (death: public response: Johnson City, TN).
 
Named persons
none.
 
Document

 

Local and Personal [excerpt]

     Several of our merchants draped their places of business in mourning in honor of the dead president but the mourning window at the Palace Shoe Store deserves special mention. There was so much taste displayed that it was realy [sic] beautiful in its solemnity, and one could easily imagine that the body was lying in state there.

 

 


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