Thursday, March 27, 2014

1913 :: Killing of P H Burke


The body of Pleasant Burke, 36 years old, who was killed Tuesday afternoon during an affray at 628 East Commerce street, was sent to Liberty Hill for burial yesterday. A committee of the Scottish Rite Masons, of which he was a member, composed of A.J. Milheiser, S.P. Palmer, Ben Hovenor and P.D. Mathis, escorted the body to the train. San Antonio Light, March 27, 1913 [Note :: His widow, Cora, was formerly a resident of Rockdale.]

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