Karnes City, TX Peter Weir & Co Gin Fire, Dec 1903

Gin at Karnes City.

SPECIAL TO THE NEWS.

Karnes City, Tex., Dec. 7. -- Peter Weir & Co.'s big gin burned to the ground at 4 p.m. today. Fire caught in the press from lint and spread very rapidly. Loss $8,000, insurance $4,500.

Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 9 Dec 1903