Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army
SERVICES HELD FOR BOZEMAN BULGER
Rites for Sports Writer in Masonic Temple, Lynbrook, Long Island
Burial Today in Arlington
LYNBROOK, Long Island, May 24, 1932 – Funeral services for Lieutenant Colonel Bozeman Bulger, sports writer and war veteran, were held tonight. There were five services. The Rev. Nelson T. Munson conducted the Baptist service; Rabbi A. Joseph Lasker the American Legion’s; William H. Leyden officiated for the Elks, Albert H. Ergens for the Masons and Henry D’Arcy for the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Burial will take place tomorrow in the Arlington National Cemetery at Washington.
Among those present were John T. Heydler, president
of the National League; Charles A. Stoneham and James Tierney, president
and secretary of the New York Giants; Mrs. John J. McGraw, Irvin S. Cobb,
Loney Haskell, Tom Thorp, Damon Runyon, Ross Robertson, Frank Belcher and
Richard Gilpin. The following well known sports writers acted as
honorary pallbearers: William J. Slocum, John Drebinger, Richards
Vidmar, Kenneth Smith, Frederick G. Lieb, Will Wedge, James J. Powers,
Charles Segar, Daniel M. Daniel and Frank O’Neill.
Posted: 9 December 2007