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Description: Victims of an Explosion - Several Killed and InjuredDate: March 16 1899
Newspaper published in: Gurley, AL
Source: Madison Co. Library, Huntsville, AL
Page/Column: Page 4, Column 2
VICTIMS OF AN EXPLOSION
Several Men Killed and Others Injured by an
Explosion of Powder in a Colorado Mine.
Denver, Col., March 11.—A special to the Times from Creede, Col., says:
An explosion of several hundred pounds of powder occurred in tunnel No. 3, of the Commodore mine, creating great havoc and killing at least four miners. The names of the dead so far found are:
It is certain that one other miner (name not yet ascertained) was killed and it is believed that the dead number six, and that there are several others seriously injured.