Steuben Republican  31 Jan 1863, P.2 clm. 4

   Died--On Saturday the 24th inst., Welcome Dryer, legal editor of thispaper, aged 41 years.  Our friend and companion is no more.  Death the palemessenger has beckoned him suddenly away, and the spirit which kindled withso many elevated thoughts, and awakened so many warm sympathies has “Pastfrom shadows that haunted us around, From the clouds that enthrall existence,to dwell in the mansions of eternal repose”           * More and a poem followed.

Submitted By: Jean Ann Childers