Clipped From The Express
Soldier's Wife Dies In Plant Explosion PHILADELPHIA, (£>).— A so'ld- ier's wife was burned lo dealh and seven olher women and a man injured injured today in an explosion and fire that destroyed a one-story frame building at the Masland Dura-Leather Company plant here. The dead woman was Mrs. Helen O'Neal, 19, mother of a 19-month-old daughter. Her close friend, Miss Marion Matthews, 23, and-George Kistler, 55, were burned burned seriously.' The others hurt were treated at a hospital for burns and shock, and then discharged. discharged.