Through the Shoulder


Little Son of Mr. and Mrs. Lyman Page of Burkey, Fell in Creek.

Beach, N. D., Sept. 10.—Wallie Page, the eleven-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Lyman Page of near Burkey, was drowned in Bullion creek. The little fellow's sudden demise was a severe shock to his parents, both of whom are prostrated with grief over the accident.

Funeral services were held at the home of the parents near Burkey, following which the remains were brought to Beach and interred in the Beach cemetery. The bereaved parents have the sympathy of the community.

Bismarck Tribune, 9/11/1914

Beach.—Wilbur, the 11-year-old son of Lyman Page was accidentally hanged on the reel of a binder while trying to imitate circus stunts. The child was dead when found.

Sioux County Pioneer, 7/17/1919

Change Of Heart

Posted 07/26/2017