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Asbury Park, NJ Cedar Creek Drownings, Jul 1880

THE SEASIDE.

A Child Drowned at Asbury Park.

ASBURY PARK, N. J., July 25.---Walter Embury, the nine year old son of Rev. P. C. Embury, of Deal, was drowned in Cedar creek yesterday by accidentally falling out of a boat while on an excursion with his family. The body was recovered.

The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA 26 Jul 1880



article | by Dr. Radut