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Clark, Jesse L.
OLD SOLDIER A SUICIDE
Shot Himself While a Victim of Melancholia
Special to The Inquirer.
ATLANTIC CITY, July 16.---Constable Jesse L. Clark, aged 60 years, a veteran of the Civil War, killed himself with a shotgun yesterday afternoon, at his home, in Absecon. A wife and seven children survive him.
Melancholia is assigned for the commission of the act.
The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA 17 Jul 1898