F.L. Wade received a telegram from Portland, Wednesday announcing the death of his father, which occurred in the latter city on that date.

Mr. Wade left on the evening train for Portland to attend the funeral.

Patrick Wade was a resident of Elgin for a number of years, having come here from Iowa. He leaves two sons and one daughter in this county and a daughter in Iowa. He was 74 years old at the time of his death.

Elgin Recorder Friday June 17, 1904