Texas explosion parents send condolences.
Read at the mass funerals at Riverton junior high school at both the 10 a. m, and 2 p. m. rites was one- message of condolence which Dr. C. N. Jensen, district superintendent, superintendent, termed "from those who have known the deepest sorrow." Addressed to the mothers and fathers of the dead and injured students of the j>re-Christmas tragedy tragedy Thursday, it was from the mothers and fathers of the 455 children children who were killed March 18, 1937, at New London, Texas, when the school building they were in exploded. It read: "From piny woods of east Texas across the Rocky mountains and into your broken homes we send to you a brand of heartfelt sympathy which could have originated nowhere nowhere elsa on earth in more, sincerity." sincerity." From New York City came sympathetic