Aramco regrets to announce the death of L. K. Stellfox, Abqaiq Transportation Division employee, on June 14, 1953.
E. L. Bersley, Medical Administrator for Dhahran District, was struck by an automobile driven by a hit-and-run driver in New York City January 28.
John Albert Holden of International Bechtel Builders, Inc., died at Dhahran Hospital on November 17th.
Boiler #1 at the Abqaiq power plant exploded Sunday, August 17th, shortly before noon.
The New York Office advised word was received of the death of William S. "Bill" Scribner on July 2nd in California.
Aramco and the petroleum world last week mourned the death of Max Steineke, for many years the company's chief geologist and the man who "more than anyone else… is entitled to credit for discovering the large oil reserves which have been found in Saudi Arabia."
Earl Loran Parker, on March 10, due to motorcycle accident. He was born in Kansas City, Mo., on December 17, 1923.
Carl "Pop" Pfefferkom, on Sunday, February 24, 1952, the result of a head-on collision near Gilroy, California (between San Jose and Salinas). The driver of the other car was also killed and was blamed completely by authorities for the accident. At the time of the accident Carl was alone.
We regret to announce the passing of James Guy Perry on January 10, 1952, of natural causes.