Boston, MA Wood Island Park Drowning, Mar 1910


While playing on a raft off Wood Island Park, East Boston, yesterday afternoon, Hector McDonald, 16, and Richard Fahey, 11, realizing that they were being swept out into the harbor by the wind, endeavored to swim ashore but became exhausted and were drowned. Fahey is the son of Edward Fahey of 46 Liverpool street and McDonald the son of John A. McDonald of 52 Liverpool street.

The Boston Journal, Boston, MA 26 Mar 1910