Lone Rock, Wisconsin
The Tornado of 1918
The following appeared in the Richland Center Rustic
May 24, 1918
Views from the Lone Rock Tornado
STORM AT LONE ROCK
Three People Killed in Their Village and Others Lose Lives at Other
PROPERTY LOSS SIMPLY AWFUL
Lone Rock Had Twenty Homes Completely Wiped off the face of the Earth,
as Many More Wrecked and Dozens of Others Damaged
P. C. Pitkin, aged 40, lawyer, graduate of the University of Wisconsin,
and editor of the Tri-County Review, head crushed.
Miss Clara Hatrey, aged 13, killed outright.
Donald Hatrey, aged 7, killed outright.
Farmer named Yanke
Boy named Peck, aged 15.
Ferd Buelow, Farmer.
POSSIBLY FATALLY INJURED
Mrs. William Wright, back injured.
Mrs. Joseph Hatrey, crushed.
Arnold Hatrey, aged 5, head crushed.
Floyd Wells, compound fracture of the hip.
Mrs. Emil Gilson
Mrs. Lulu Fries
Mrs. Edward Lindberg and two children
Mrs. Edward Burdick
Mrs. Elenore Stock