Bristol, PA Gasoline Explosion, Aug 1900
A Gasoline Explosion.
A gasoline stove exploded in the house of William Strobele, on Otter street, Tuesday noon and set fire to the kitchen room. Councilmen Headley and Rothengerger, who were near, extinguished the flames before any material damage was done.
The Bucks County Gazette, Bristol, PA 2 Aug 1900