Miss Addie Stevens, daughter of Mrs. Asher B. Stevens of Long Branch, died on Sunday of last week of rheumatism of the heart, aged 19 years. Her sickness began last April as the result of a cold contracted while on a shopping trip to New York. She was born at Stapleton, Long Island. Her father died about twelve years ago and since then she and her mother had lived at Long Branch. She was a member of the class of 1900 of the Long Branch high school and the members of her class attended her funeral in their graduating costumes.
Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, August 29, 1900