Kalama, WA Powder Explosion, June 1901

PREMATURE BLAST.

Kalama, Wash., June 22. -- A premature explosion of giant powder near Kalama, where a gang of men was at work on the new Washington and Oregon railroad, killed THOMAS GRAHAM and HUGH JAMESON, of Portland, Or., and injured SCOTTY HEENEY, Vancouver, B. C., fatally; JAMES YERKE, Carrollton, Wash.; JOHN BARD and LEE MONTGOMERY, Seattle; ARTHUR HOCKETT, Kalama; CHARLES REILLY and J. BURKEY.

Sandusky Daily Star Ohio 1901-06-22