January 1, 1914 - Idaho County Free Press
E. Mattison, a former Grangeville citizen who passed away at Los Angeles, Cal.,
on December 12, death being due to an operation for cancer of the throat, was
born in Iowa in 1858 and came to Idaho, settling in Grangeville October 19,
1884, where he resided until last year, at that time to California in the hope
of benefiting his health. Mr.
Mattison was employed for a number of years by Henry Wax, a pioneer merchant of
this town and later embarked in business for himself.
Submitted by Chris Cornett