Glasscock County, TX Lightning Strike, Aug 1906

Fort Worth, Aug. 24 – Advices were received here that while on a prospecting tour in Glasscock county four men and a team of horses were killed by a bolt of lightning. The dead are: S.J. Peterson, W.A. Ashley, Charlie Stamps and Mr. Rich. J.B. Andrews also received a severe shock. All of the above were from Runnels county. B.A. Tollion of Garden City was with the party, but escaped injury.

Bryan morning eagle. (Bryan, Tex.), 25 Aug. 1906