Guthrie, TX Tornado Wrecks Courthouse, Apr 1905
TORNADO SWEEPS OVER WEST TEXAS
Courthouse and Residences Wrecked in King County
ONE MAN INJURED BUT NO LIVES LOST
County Officials at Guthrie, Tex., Had Narrow Escape
Fort Worth, Tex., April 23 -- (Special.) -- A tornado passed over portions of West Texas yesterday afternoon, and reports received by the Record last night, although meager, and from scattered sections, would indicated that it covered a long stretch of country, and possibly all the damage has not been reported.
Guthrie, Tex. April 21. -- (Special.) -- A tornado passed through Guthrie at 3 p.m. wrecking the court house and destroying two residences. The county judge was in the court house and had a narrow escape. The county clerk's residence was badly damaged. John Duren was badly hurt. No lives were lost.
San Antonio Express, San Antonio, TX 24 Apr 1905