MacLaren Richards, 58, of Warrensburg died Oct. 14, 1959 at the Queensbury Hotel after being stricken earlier in the day. He was born Oct. 1, 1901, the son of the late Orson C. Richards and he worked as an engineer in the construction of the Sacandaga Reservoir. Surviving is his widow Eunice Knox Richards and their son Orson MacLaren Richards. Burial was in the Union Cemetery.
Frank H. Swinton, 77, a noted horse trainer and driver, died Oct. 29, 1959 at his home in Warrensburg. He had been injured while racing at the Cobleskill Fair on Aug. 27, 1959. He is survived by his widow, Charlotte Beadnell Swinton. Burial was in the Warrensburg Cemetery.