Sampson Fire, Indiana Street

A spark from a locomotive set fire to the woodshed at the home of Mrs. Sampson on Indiana street last Thursday afternoon. The fire alarm was sounded and the department called out but a few buckets of water had extinguished the flames before the fire ladies arrived.

Source: Delphi Journal, Thursday, July 5, 1900, page 1
Contributed by: Lena Harper
Added: 5 Jan 2014