Glen Rose, TX Tornado, Apr 1902

Struck Glen Rose, Texas, County Seat of Somervell County, Injuring Forty and Destroying Property

DALLAS, Texas, April 28 — A telephone message from Morgan, Texas, received tonight, states that a tornado passed over Glen Rose, a small town in Somervell
County, between 5 and 6 o'clock this evening, killing five persons, injuring forty more and demolishing much property.
One-third of the business houses of the town were wrecked. Assistance has been sent to Glen Rose from Morgan. Definite particulars are not obtainable. Glen Rose has a population of 400, and is the largest town in Somervell County. It is also the county seat, and is situated near the central part of Somervell County.