SCAMMON – Charles Wade, a striking miner, committed suicide today [June 17] by shooting himself. Before committing the deed he remarked to a friend that rather than starve to death he would kill himself. He left a young wife. The Wichita Daily Eagle, Wichita, Kansas. June 18, 1893. Page 3. © Transcribed by Darren McMannis for the Kansas Council of Genealogical Societies, Inc.