Thursday, November 03, 2011

Reverand Josephine Scahill - Conducts A Service For Bessie M. Owens - Historical Newspapers - The Lincoln Star, Lincoln, Nebraska

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The Lincoln Journal Star is Lincoln, Nebraska's major daily newspaper. Owned by Lee Enterprises, the Journal Star was created by the 1995 merger of Lincoln's morning newspaper (the Lincoln Star, established in 1905) and its evening newspaper (the Lincoln Journal, established by Charles H. Gere in 1867 as the Nebraska Commonwealth and later renamed the Nebraska State Journal, under which it won the 1949 Pulitzer Prize for Public Service).

Name: Reverand Josephine Scahill. Graveside service for Bessie M. Owens at Fairmont Cemetery

Newspaper: The Lincoln Star, Lincoln, Nebraska

Event: Deaths And Funerals

Venue: Fairmont Cemetery

Date: 29 July 1971

Allan Scahill

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