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Eufaula, AL Boarding House Fire, Nov 1901

FIRE IN EUFAULA.

Boarding House Conducted by Mrs. Mattie Seals is Burned.

Eufaula, Nov. 16.---(Special.)---The old W. H. Bray residence occupied by Mrs. Mattie Seals as a boarding house, was totally destroyed by fire tonight. A good portion of the contents were saved. The loss is partially covered by insurance. A number of showmen with the street fair lost all of their baggage and clothing. The origin of the fire is unknown.

The Montgomery Advertiser, Montgomery, AL 17 Nov 1901



article | by Dr. Radut