Dugg's Funeral Home Research Paper

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Duggans Funeral Home at 3434 Seventeenth street--July 10, 1934 Duggans Funeral Home held the ceremony of 10,000 labor men who died in the riots. The brother of Herbert W. Sperry, a railroad engineer, died in the riots. Sperry’s brother was a former sergeant during the World War. His death was not known to Sperry until he had read the local newspaper. In the wake of his funeral, members of the veterans’ organization began marching. This upset Commander Edward Secord because he believed that the veterans should have paid their respects in regular clothing and not in their

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