Adrian, MI Factory Fire, June 1912

Factory Ruins

$350,000 FIRE AT ADRIAN, MICH.

Adrian, Mich., June 3. -- Fire destroyed the factory of the Lion Motor Car company with all its contents and resulted in the death of Fireman CHRISTIAN SCHOEN, who was struck by falling walls.
The property damage is estimated at $350,000.

The Evening Tribune Albert Lea Minnesota 1912-06-03

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