Reno Evening Gazette
Reno Evening Gazette
Contributed by Eileen Gillette

Description: Tonopah Woman Dies From Overdose of Carbolic Acid - Attempts Suicide

Overdose Of Acid Kills C.H. Rogers

Date: May 23 1906

"Tonopah, May 23, C.H. ROGERS, of Butte, stopping at the Phoenix Hotel took an overdose of Carbolic Acid and is dead. She claimed the drug was not taken with suicide intent, but that she had made a mistake in selecting the bottle. The remains will be taken to Butte for interment."

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Submitted: 09/01/07 (Edited 01/29/15)

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