Silver Lake, MA Lake Cottage Fire, Mar 1955
FOUR PERISH IN COTTAGE FIRE.
Wilmington, Mass. (AP) -- A woman, and three men perished yesterday in a blaze which destroyed a converted six-room summer cottage near Silver Lake.
The victims were JOHN MEAD, 30; his wife RUBY, 35; JOHN R. STEPHANS, 26, a boarder, and JAMES R. FROTTON, 50, a merchant seaman who visited the cottage Saturday night and decided to stay overnight.
Cause of the blaze was not determined immediately.
The Winona Daily Herald Minnesota 1955-03-07