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SOURCE NOTATION:
    Johnstown Weekly Tribune, 10 Aug 1906, Page 3, Contributed by Lisa Baker

ENDS LIFE WITH BULLET

Altoona Man, No Longer Able to Make Living, Shoots Himself

DuBois, Pa., Aug. 9 ó B. S. Yeager, of Altoona, committed suicide by shooting at 10 yesterday morning in a lodging house at this place. The dead man had a postal card in his pockets addressed to his wife as follows:

DuBois, Pa., Aug. 7th.
Dear People: I am sick. Canít make a living any more, so I will end my career. Forgive me. All my goods are here. Good-bye. B. S. YEAGER.

The suicide had been conducted (sic-at) a shooting gallery here. He had $17 in his pockets, a gold watch, and three cigars. Deceased was aged about fifty.

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