Hammond, IN Fire, Jan 1894

An Ill-Fated Indiana Town.

Hammond, Ind., Jan. 6. - Fire yesterday caused a loss of $15,000. Within the past four weeks fire has destroyed property in this city valued at nearly $300,000, and this one, as has been the case in all, was the work of an incendiary.

Transcribed from The Evening Times, Cumberland, Maryland, January 6, 1894.