Herman Spilde, the five year old son of Mr. and Mrs. Hans L. Spilde of this city, died at the home of his parents Wednesday evening at about 7 o'clock, from complications growing out of the grip. Funeral services will be conducted from the house at 11 o'clock today and itnerment made in the Lutheran cemetery in Pleasant township. The bereaved parents have the sympathy of the entire community in their great loss.
Transcribed from clipping in Grandmother's scrapbook. Clark County SD newspaper. Circa 1911.