Leonard Wilbur "Len" Ragon (1874-1953)

The following information comes from the Surprise family CD-Rom created by Janet Umlauf:

* NOTE -- Leonard Ragon's wife's obituary lists his death date as Feb. 9, 1953, rather than Feb. 10 of that year.

This March 1, 1901 Lowell Souvenir article was found on page 11, column 1:
The following April 13, 1901, Lowell Souvenir articles were found

--on page 9, column 2:

(Note: This advertisement was repeated in subsequent issues of the newspaper.)

-- on page 10, column 2:

The following April 27, 1901, Lowell Souvenir article was found on page 11, column 3:
The following Aug. 17, 1901, Lowell Souvenir article appeared on page 3, column 1:
According to a Jan. 18, 1902, issue of the Lowell Souvenir (page 1, column 2), E.E. Ragon was the secretary of a Cedar Creek Republican Committee that met on Jan. 10. At that meeting S.C. Dwyer and L.W. Ragon were chosen as delegares to the district convention.
This information was found in the Dec. 28, 1916, Lowell Tribune, page 5, column 4:
This April 29, 1943, Lowell Tribune article was found on page 5, column 3:
This newspaper article, hand identified as being from the Feb. 12, 1953, Gary Post Tribune, was found in a scrapbook owned by Lowell Town Historian Richard Schmal:

Another article on the same page of the scrapbook was hand-identified as being fromt a February 1953 issue of the Hammond Times:

The following Feb. 12, 1953, Lowell Tribune article was found on page 1, columns 5-6:
Last updated on March 4, 2008.

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