North Caldwell, NJ House Fire, Aug 1973
SEVEN DIE IN HOUSE FIRE.
North Caldwell, N.J. (AP) -- Seven persons died Saturday in a fire in an $80,000 two-story house.
Killed were FRED STOCK, 36.
His wife DOROTHY, 34.
And their children; MARGARET, 6; LAURA, 4; and COLLEEN, 5 months.
JEAN and JOAN DORL of New York, the 14 year old twins of MRS. STOCK'S sister, also perished.
Police said all apparently died of smoke inhalation. The bodies were found in the bedrooms.
The fire started in the area of the television room shortly after midnight, police said. They said that, although the flames were confined to that area, smoke filtered throughout the house.
Cedar Rapids Gazette Iowa 1973-08-25