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Molasses casks cause explosion

By United Press

BOSTON -- Ten persons were killed and fifty injured when a truck load of molasses casks exploded at a plant here today.

The tracks of the elevated railway which run in front of the plant, were damaged.

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Identification of the dead was impossible because all of the bodies were covered with molasses.

It is believed the casks, which had been loaded on a truck, fermented and caused the explosion.

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