Clarksville, TX Dynamite Explosion, jan 1907
EXPLOSION OF DYNAMITE.
Two Men Receive Serious Injuries in Red River County.
Special To The News.
Clarksville, Tex., Jan. 19.---Wiley Whitten and Pate McDonald were injured by the accidental explosion of a quantity of dynamite on the Lassiter plantation, several miles south of this city yesterday. The men are reported to have been unrooting stumps when the explosion occurred. Whitten sustained a badly torn arm and one of McDonald's eyes is thought to have been put out.
Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 21 Jan 1907
Transcribed by Linda Horton. Thank you, Linda!