Marlin, TX Car Wreck and Fire, May 1912
Flames Destroy Automobile.
SPECIAL TO THE NEWS.
Marlin, Tex., May 14. -- The automobile of J. W. Powers was destroyed by fire hear here. At a sharp turn in the road the machine leaped from control and went into a ditch four miles south of Marlin, near the falls of the Brazos river. It was soon in flames and destruction was complete. The loss was $1,200, with $900 insurance.
Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 15 May 1912