Jeff Kidd - tornado

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Jeff Kidd - tornado - ' AMARILLO (t)FI)—The Depart-,brother Jose...
' AMARILLO (t)FI)—The Depart-,brother Jose Ruiz, 9, (right arm fnent of Public Safety In Amarlllo today released a partial list of .^ictims of the tornadoes that hit the Texas Panhandle Tuesday Bight. I The list includes many persons amputated); Mrs. Earl Phelan, mother of the dead girl (At last report Mrs. Phelan was in gery for removal of a piece of two-by-four-inch lumber from her back); Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wil- still hospitalized and some who. Hams (both suffering from head Were treated and" released from j injuries); Lee Harris of Hart, Tex. (fractured skill!); Mrs. T. R. fiogan, 48, wife of one of the dead &rea hospitals. Home towns arc given where possible. ,' Victims are still being brought to hospitals at Olton, LltUefield, bimmitt. Plainview and Lubbock. * The dead included: ) T. R. Hogan, about 50, owner of th e Sunnyside, Tex., Ginning Co. J. B. Kidd, 05, Plainview, Tax. Nona Beth Phelan, 12, Sunnyside and an unidentified woman. ; Critically injured: Blanche Ruiz, Sunnyside, her I DIMMITT (UPI) — "It deathly silent. Then you could hear lots of groans and screams." ; That's the way J. T. Can- of Dimmitt, who works for an automobile agency in Lubbock, i!e- jscrlbed the scene at' Sunnyside immediately after the tornado itruck. He was driving- -to Dimmitt Just men. Seriously injured: Mrs. Manuella Ruiz and at least six of her children, Dianna, 1, Cecilia, 4, Ellca, 4, Olga, 5, Armando, 9, Leon Jr. 20. Also injured were Jesse R. Ruiz, 12, and Mary Ruiz, believed to be relatives of Mrs. Rui/. The two Ruiz children on the critical list were other children of Mrs. Ruiz. All are from Sunnyside. Mrs. E. R. Salder and her son Miles, 19, both of Sunnyside. Kelt?: Garrison and Mis.t Kitty Garrison, both of Plainview. Percy Hart and Shcrrocl Davis, both of Hart. Tex. Rev. Clifton Tgo, pastor of South Side Baptist Church, Lubbock. Rev. Ken Adkins, a Baptist preacher from Dimmitt. Lupe Alvarez, Howard Bridges, Jimmy Lackey, Glenn Terrell, Mike Threadgill, Mike Fen-ell, Randy Hodges, Esquivela Gonzalez, David Glenn, Harold Carson, Charles Hedrick, Mrs. Milton Peoples, R. M. Hayden, Jean Settle, and Manuel Gonzalez. Mrs. Peoples, 25, of Lubbock, as the killer storm slashed Tex ., is about seven monthg through the toWrf.' His wife andi nant nml doctors s(lid she prob . daughter were with him. !ab , y wiu , oso , he bftb "We saw one Latin American In ackmfon , o tne victims named above, six were released after treatment at a Plainview hospital. boy with his arm. ripped off between the elbow and shoulder. And a white girl had a large splinter sticking out of her spine. the meeting unit by on graduated for art of for and commissioned Nebraska, locally) give as meeting,

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  1. Pampa Daily News,
  2. 13 Apr 1960, Wed,
  3. Page 3

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