[News Script: Four Injured in Roof Collapsing Accident] Part: 1 of 4
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PAN UP BUILDING.
A portion of the roof 'of the Adolphus hotel
parking garage -- under construction in downtown
Dallas -- gives way and four workmen are injured.
Three workmen rode falling concrete joists to
the floor below and escapeiserious injury,
They are 52-year-old Fred E. Ward, 26-year-old
Euginio Luna, and year-old Jack Gassett.
The three residents of Dallas and
employes of Cowdin Brothers General Contractors
which is building the parking garage....
AROUND MAN, BANDAGE ON HEAD.
A fourth man injured is 48-year-old James F.
Allen of Waxahachie who was working * directly
under the portion of roof that collapsed. Cause
of the mishap is laid to wooden supporting forms
which gave way under the stress of "decked channels"
or joists,being erected.
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Four Injured in Roof Collapsing Accident], item, December 21, 1955; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc778454/m1/1/: accessed September 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.