Emile Bourre Death Notice- 3 Aug 1938
2 Killed, 3 Hurt In Sewer Blast Montreal Laborer's Drill Hits Dynamite By The Canadian Press . MONTREAL, Aug. 3 Two men were killed and three others injured Tuesday when a laborer accidentally drove an air drill Into a stick of dynamite ln an open sewer ln the northwest Cote des Neiges district. The blast splintered the drill and broken pieces of steel and stone pierced the bodies of Andre Noel, 28, in charge of the drill, and Emlle Bourre, 38, his nearest companion. The other workmen, Arnold Polrier, 35, Paul Mellleur, 31, and Lo Leclair, 41, were thrown '.o the ground by the force of the explosion and were treated in hospital for shock and minor bruises.