|The Council Grove Republican
Friday, March 21, 1913
The Allen Enterprise
Allen, Lyon County, Kansas
Thursday Morning, March 20, 1913
Local and Personal
The body of Rufus Christian
was brought from Council Grove Wednesday and buried in the Allen cemetery.
Mr. Christian died at St. Marys Hospital in Emporia, Monday morning following
an operation for appendicitis. He was a fireman on the Missouri Pacific
out of Council Grove. The Christian family formerly lived here and
were quite well known to the older residents of this vicinity. Rufus
leaves a mother and brother to mourn his loss.
The Council Grove Republican
Friday, March 28, 1913