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Charles Edward Butler,13 and his brother Verlyn Gene Butler, 11

Charles Edward Butler,13 and his brother Verlyn Gene Butler, 11

Last rites held for Tribune Carriers, victims of drowning at Lake Springfield in Illinois.: Charles Edward Butler, 13, left, and his brother , Verlyn, 11, who drowned in Lake Springfield last week. Services were held for the boys at the Third Presbyterian Church Friday. The brothers, who drowned while swimming at the lake Wednesday were carriers for the Tribune. Verlyn was a Tribune carrier and was helped on his route by his brother. Twelve playmates, all junior deacons of the Third Presbyterian Junior Church, acted as pallbearers. A choir of intermediate girls of the same junior church sang at their funeral service.

 

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