The Cincinnati Enquirer, March 12, 1910
The Daily Review, Decatur, Illinois, March 16, 1910

March 11, 1910
Walnut Ridge, Ark

The body of Joseph J. Justin, traveling salesman for a St Louis coffee firm, and residing at 2717 Dixon Street, St Louis, was found in a closed folding bed at the Hotel Rhea in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas today. The bed closed up on Justin after he retired last night and he was smothered to death.