Clipped From The Decatur Herald

kyleprice00 Member Photo

Clipped by kyleprice00

 - Community industries Bomb Thrown Into Sullivan...
Community industries Bomb Thrown Into Sullivan Warehouse; Arson Foiled Sullivan, Oct. 9 (Special) A makeshift time bomb was found in a warehouse of Community Community Industries of Sullivan today today after it failed to start a fire. The gasoline and oil mixture in the bomb splattered against cardboard cardboard when the glass container broke after being thrown through a window of the building on West Jefferson Street. Firemen said an attached fuse had been lighted, The bomb was taken to the state crime laboratory in Springfield, but no clues have been found. Another Community Industries the downtown square burned Sept. 15. Cause of that blaze is still not known. Today s attempted arson was discovered' at 11 a.m. when employes employes smelled the bomb's mix ture and investigated to find the broken gas jug. The warehouse contained supplies supplies of the firm's Garden Tools Division. The building is owned by Earl Walker Co., Inc., of Sullivan. Community Industries is owned and operated by members of the Church of Jesus Christ, the Harsh- Harsh- warehouse was gutted in a fire mamte sect. The firm now pro-less pro-less pro-less than a month ago. Thejvides about 200 jobs for members firm' Lurv Ellen Candy Di- Di- of the faith and for others in the vision's storage building . just off community.

Clipped from The Decatur Herald10 Oct 1963, ThuPage 1

The Decatur Herald (Decatur, Illinois)10 Oct 1963, ThuPage 1
kyleprice00 Member Photo

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in