Nitro Blast - Black Hand - 3
'A, I!tV UUlLillllUU AT BLACK HAND ARE WIPED OUT (Continued from Pag 1.) it 1 1 v In WftahliiKton county oil operations. H was Intrrestrd In an experimental deep well In Washington county which wan sunk to a depth of 7700 feet without finrtlns oil. Sloan In reputed to have lost Itn.OOO in this venture. The few bit of flesh found at the seen of the explosion, tonellirr with fragment of his clothinc, were brought to the mortuary of R. i. Householder. Sloan was a native of Pennsyl vania and the eon of Walter and Luella Sloan. He resided at S02 White road, Marietta, and left home Monday morning. He leaves a daughter Maxine. A tirother and a business associate arrived here this morning and ar-ranged to take the remains to Marietta with them this afternoon.