Died: August 1940
Tupper Lake Herald, August 6, 1920
MADAWASKA HOTEL BURNED
The large hotel owned by James Eccles find located at Madawaska, well known as a resort for hunters and fishermen, was destroyed by fire about noon Tuesday, July 23d. All the buildings connected with the place excepting the guide house, barns and a small building used as a postoffice, were burned.
Tupper Lake Herald, August 8, 1940
Mr. and Mrs. George Bishop motored to St. Regis Falls Wednesday to attend the funeral of James Eccles, veteran Adirondack guide and proprietor for many years of the Madawaska hunting lodge.