The many friends of Mrs. W. D. Washburn, noe Miss Ella Stevenson, of this city, will be paincd to learn of her death, which occurred at lier home in Chicago, Thursday, October 15, alter a short illness, of pneumonía. The funeral was held at the family residence in Chicago on Monday. Mrs. Washburn was the daughter of Mrs. J. J. Parshall, of this city, who was with her during her illness. Mrs. Washburn grew up and received her education in Ann Arbor, and won many friends by her many attractive and noble traits of character. In October, 1886, she was married in the Congregational church of this city to Mr. William D. Washburn, a gradúate of the literary department in the class of '79, who with one child, a iittle boy three years old, survive her. Théy have the heartfelt sjtmpathy of their Aun Arbor friends.