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Stone Mountain Granite Corporation
Stone Mountain Quarry Compressed Air Tank Explosion

Decatur, Georgia
February 28, 1929
No. Killed - 7



From the Google News Archives:  External Link
(news links open in a separate window) Those killed in the explosion included the following:
C. G. Davis
O. Z. Cowan
John D. Glaze
Charles Haynes
Will Maddox
Cody Smith
and Cal Howard

Those injured were:
John Swimm
Morris Brown
Eugene Shinn
and Carl Sewell



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