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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

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