Manuel Varner, a resident of Richland Township, near Elton, this county, died of consumption Wednesday. Mr. Varner was 50 years of age and for some time had been in very poor health. He is survived by his wife who is a sister of Mrs. John Lehman of Ebensburg. The funeral will take place from the Evangelical church at Elton at 10 o'clock Saturday morning and interment will be made in the Lutheran cemetery at that place. Mr. and Mrs. John Lehman left Ebensburg for Elton Thursday and will attend the funeral.