Fort Worth, TX Private Plane Crash, Dec 1959


Fort Worth, Tex. (AP) -- Three men killed when a private plane, groping for landing in a fog, smashed into woods near here Thursday, were identified today as three Dallas construction men flying home from Cheyenne, Wyo.
The crash occurred about 1 1/2 miles north - northwest of the city's main airport, midway between Fort Worth and Dallas.
The victims were THOMAS BUTCHER, 23, owner of the Butcher Electric Co.; JAMES H. CUMMINGS, 36, of Cummings Process Piping; and EDWARD OLIVER BRISTOW, 48, field superintendent for CUMMINGS.
BUTCHER owned the plane.

Charleston Daily Mail West Virginia 1959-12-25