Raton Range, Tuesday, 13 Nov 1957, page 1, col 6.
Ellen Olive Bartholomew, age 56, found dead in her home Saturday afternoon. Born Nebraska, resided Brilliant and Koehler for 12 years. Two sons, Richard, r Hamilton Field, CA and Robert r. Phoenix, AZ. Bottle of open nicotinic Acid. Dispondent over the absence of her two sons in the army. Sunday would have been her wedding anniversary, and Bartholomew said she had threatened "something desperate." No inquest was held at the request of the family..