MILITARY FUNERAL GIVEN BRYAN HERO OF WORLD
Bryan, Tex., June 12.-- The body of Emil J. Scasta
of this county, world war soldier who died in France, arrived in Bryan,
accompanied by Corporal W. A. Ryan of Camp Travis, San Antonio. The
funeral was held under auspices of Earl Graham Post, American Legion, with Post
Commander Langston Spell in charge. Rev. W. N. Scholl, pastor of the First
Presbyterian Church, paid tribute to the dead soldier, and H. Zdaril of Taylor
made an impressive address, speaking both in English and Bohemian.
A full military funeral was given, a detachment of
regular army men attending from the A. and M. College.
Galveston Daily News, Monday, June 13,
Submitted by Rosemary