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Comanche, TX Stove Accident, Jan 1909

COMANCHE--Annie, the 4-year-old child of Lum Douglas of this city, attempted to make a fire in the stove and her clothes ignited and she was so badly burned before the flames were put out that she died, after suffering for more than twenty-four hours.

Fort Worth Star Telegram, Fort Worth, TX 20 Jan 1909



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