Prairie Dell, TX Gin Accident, Oct 1890

Probably Fatal Gin Accident

Hand Lacerated.

SALADO, Tex., Oct 24. -- W. A. White of Prairie Dell, six miles south of this place, got his hand caught in his gin yesterday morning and had two finger cut off and all the palm of his hand sawed to the bone.  It was only a few weeks since he was caught in his machinery and had several ribs broken and was otherwise badly bruised.

Galveston Daily News, Galveston, TX 25 Oct 1890