Madisonville Democrat, (Monroe Co. TN) Wednesday, April 17, 1935:
“Killed In Automobile Accident---Ed Tweel, 25, of New York, died in a Sweetwater hospital Friday afternoon of last week, from injuries received when his car ran into the side of a concrete bridge over Sweetwater Creek, a short time before.
A Tennessee Power Co. employee, who saw the accident, said that Tweel must have gone to sleep in his car. He was driving from Chattanooga.
J.S. Kyker, undertaker, prepared the body for burial and shipped it to relatives in New York.”