Whiting, IN Standard Oil Explosion, Apr 1922
OIL STILL BLOWS UP; ONE KILLED, THREE INJURED
Ten Others of Standard Company Burn After Explosion
CHICAGO, April 14.---One man was killed and two or three were injured when a Standard Oil Company oil still at Whiting, Ind., exploded early this morning, according to official reports received at the company's offices here. All the victims were employes[sic].
A battery of ten oil stills burned after the explosion. The intense heat from the fire made a thorough investigation impossible for some time.
Hamilton Daily News, Hamilton, OH 14 Apr 1922