Daily Archives: April 23, 2014

Man who disappeared from stage coach in 1920 is oldest active missing-person case

Marvin ClarkMarvin Clark disappeared in about June 1920 on his way to the doctor.
A man of age 62 or 63, Clark had taken a stage coach from his home in Tigard, Oregon, to his doctor’s office in Portland. He never made it.

Researchers open gilded box with bones of Swedish medieval king for DNA analysis

King Erik in his CoffinUPPSALA, Sweden — Researchers from Uppsala University on Wednesday opened a small gilded box containing the skull and bones of Swedish King Erik IX, who became a national saint after he was murdered in 1160.