Funeral services will be held tomorrow afternoon for August Barget, 59, former Hammond semi-professional baseball player, who died Sunday of pneumonia.  Rev. O. P. Manker of the Indiana Harbor Methodist Church, will be in charge of services at 2 o'clock in the chapel at 3438 Fir Street, Indiana Harbor, and burial will follow in Elmwood cemetery.  Barget lived in Hammond for 50 years before moving to Indiana Harbor less than a year ago.  He was born in Williamsport, Ind., and is a former Indiana Harbor Belt railroad clerk.  He was single and has no survivors. 

Source:  Hammond Times - 1 March 1939 p 2, Hammond, Indiana
Submitted by: Karen Zach, coordinator Fountain County INGenWeb Project

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