1938, March 10, Wellington, Texas - Billie Louise Poteet
Poteet Child Badly Burned By MRS. C. W. FRITTS Billie Louise Poteet, eleven-year- old (laughter of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Andrew Poteet of Nicholson was se- j riously burned Sunday afternoon i when her dress caught fire from! a gas heater. The child ran, and her clothing was burned from her body. Her entire back was affected, and the hair was burned from her head. A passing motorist rushed the child *to a Shamrock hospital where she is in a critical condition. It is thought she inhaled the flames.