The following article was found in a collection of historical memorabilia belonging to Barbara Kresse.  Barbara and her family were long time residents of Brookhaven Hamlet, and are now living in New Hampshire.

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Edna Valentine Bruce (Mrs. Alfred Bruce), the source for the material in the newspaper article, wrote to Helen Ewing a short while after the article appeared in the Advance.  The following is a transcription of her letter.











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