Mr. John H. Slaven, a native of Highland, died at his home in Denver, Col. on the 31st ultimo. He was the eldest son of Mr. T. H. Slaven, of Monterey, and ehe news of his death is received with much sorrow by his family, friends, and old school-mates, from whom has been separated for twenty-five years.

Richmond (Virginia) Dispatch, February 8, 1896.