Evansville, IN Ship Chandlery Fire, Feb 1874

EVANSVILLE, Ind., Feb. 23---The ship chandlery of Sinzieh, Rankin & Co. was burned at 10 o'clock this morning. The loss on the stock is $23,000, and on the building $3,000. The insurance on the stock is $2,500 each in the Penn Fire, the Girard, and the North American of Philadelphia, the North British, and the Mercantile, and the Trader's, of Chicago, and the Westchester. On the building, $12,000 in the Citizens' of Evansville. The stock is not quite a total loss.

Inter Ocean, Chicago, IL 24 Feb 1874