This article displays in one automatically-generated column. View the full page to see article in its original form.


jSFTY BUBNED TO DEATH. jtAMY OTHERS HiJITRED. [(EeceiTed 9.10 a.m.) SAN FRANCISCO, April 19. >•• % dreadful fire tragedy occurred ii Kin Fnuwasco last night x a large wooden building used as t inardiEg-kojttse'for -workmen employed ii t "iailtogoperEtions on the area de I by the earthquake and fire, v h' h 300 iobu were accommodated it fire and was destroyed with in 1 ereaible rapidity--He oCCOpaßts had no chance of escap--4 „ from the burning building by the waySj and over 200 of them leaped flattie upper \rindows to the road-way. •Ji&eir night attire, many sustaining JiHifan arms and le<rs. Tiity of tie men ' were ' unable to make escape, and perished in the flames.

This article text was automatically generated and may include errors. View the full page to see article in its original form.
Permanent link to this item
Bibliographic details
Word Count

TERRIBLE FIRE IN 'FRISCO. Auckland Star, Volume XL, Issue 93, 20 April 1909

  1. New formats

    Papers Past now contains more than just newspapers. Use these links to navigate to other kinds of materials.

  2. Hierarchy

    These links will always show you how deep you are in the collection. Click them to get a broader view of the items you're currently viewing.

  3. Search

    Enter names, places, or other keywords that you're curious about here. We'll look for them in the fulltext of millions of articles.

  4. Search

    Browsed to an interesting page? Click here to search within the item you're currently viewing, or start a new search.

  5. Search facets

    Use these buttons to limit your searches to particular dates, titles, and more.

  6. View selection

    Switch between images of the original document and text transcriptions and outlines you can cut and paste.

  7. Tools

    Print, save, zoom in and more.

  8. Explore

    If you'd rather just browse through documents, click here to find titles and issues from particular dates and geographic regions.

  9. Need more help?

    The "Help" link will show you different tips for each page on the site, so click here often as you explore the site.