Bogata, TX Car Wreck, Mar 1936

Two Boys, on Way Home From Dance, Die in Car Wreck

Girl Injured Seriously, 3 Others Are Hurt as Auto Hits Bridge Rail

Special to The News.

BOGATO, Red River Co., Texas, March 22.---Two boys, returning from a dance, were killed late Saturday when their car crashed into a bridge banister near here. Another boy and their three girl companions were injured, on seriously.

The dead:

BUD ISBELL, 17, son of Mr. and Mrs. James Isbell of Clarksville, who died at a Deport hospital an hour after the accident.

OSCAR HUMPHREY, 18, son of Mr. and Mrs. L. W. Humphrey of Clarksville, who died at Depot Sunday morning.

Injured are Bob Isbell, 16. of Clarksville, cousin of the dead youth; Miss Thelma James, 17, and Miss Vinie Alawine, 16, and Miss Nina Alawine, 17, sisters, all of the McClury community. Miss James was taken to a Paris hospital, where it was said her injuries may prove fatal.

Funeral services for Humphrey were held at Bogata Sunday. Isbell will be buried at Deport Monday.

Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 23 Mar 1936