[Adapted from the Springfield Republican, 09 February 1922.]
Henry A. Cowles, Retired Whip Manufacturer,
Served in Civil War
Westfield, February 8.—Henry Addiosn Cowles, 77, a lifelong resident, one of the city’s most prominent retired whip manufacturers, and a veteran of the Civil war, died suddenly tonight at the Bismarck hotel. He was born in Mundale. Besides his wodow he leaves a sister, Mrs. Lucy Granger of this city, and a daughter, Mrs. Richard Van Houten of Amesbury. The funeral will be held at 2 Friday afternoon at Park Memorial chapel, Rev. Conrad Hooker officiating. Burial will be in Pine Hill cemetery.