Word was received here today that Earl Abbey, son of Mrs. F. L. Abbey of Newton was drowned in the gulf at Port Arthur, Texas, Sunday attempting to save a man who was struggling against the undertow. Abbey rushed into the water in his clothing and was dragged under. His father was Dr. Frank Abbey, pioneer physician who died a few weeks ago. The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson, Kansas.  July20, 1931.

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