The death of little Archie Henderson.

“Injury of heel and an open sore cause by wearing a plaster cast”

Four year-old Archie Henderson was my father’s cousin. A poorly fitting cast rubbed a raw spot on his heel, gangrene set in, and he quickly succumbed. Little Archie very likely was buried in Vick cemetery.

 

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