Walpole, MA Mother, Child Die In Fire 3 January 1957

Madison Courier newspaper, Madison, IN
Thursday 3 January 1957; Front Page, Column 1

Mother, Child Die In Fire

Walpole*, Mass - January 3

"My God, the house is on fire. I'm trapped."

A few moments after shouting that frantic alarm into the telephone, Mrs. Doris DANEHEY, 30, and her only child, James 4 months, perished Wednesday night in their three room bungalow.

Fire Chief Aaron Hill said Mrs. DANEHEY apparently passed up her only chance to escape by making a valiant attempt to save the baby.

*Walpole is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States. It is located about 13 miles (21 km) south of Downtown Boston and 23.5 miles (37.8 km) north of Providence, Rhode Island.

Doris Danehey
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James Danehey
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