A photograph from an album of Verdo Newman, captioned "The Smithwicks Gang." Gertie Smithwick is at upper right. Undated, but probably early 1920s. Courtesy of Lynn Newman. Gertrude Smithwick in the 1930 Canaras. Born:
Gertrude Smithwick was the daughter of Michael J. and Josephine Smithwick. She lived at 60 Park Avenue, and graduated from Saranac Lake High School in 1930. She apparently left Saranac Lake after her mother's death in 1948.
Adirondack Daily Enterprise, July 17, 1952
Miss Gertrude Smithwick, of Fort Lee, N. J., is now at her camp at Crescent Bay, Lower Saranac Lake.