Snider, Howard. 1894-1914. | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Name: Snider, Howard. 1894-1914.
Historical Note: Howard Snider was born in 1894 in Dongola, Illinois. His father was L. V. Snider, who was a dry goods merchant, justice of the peace and Union County commissioner. Snider graduated from Dongola High School in 1913. In 1914, he was trapped in the dry goods store in a fire that destroyed Dongola's downtown and took Snider's life.