Marlboro, MA Central Hotel Fire, Nov 1897

$150,000 FIRE LOSS.

Marlboro, Mass., Nov. 5. -- Fire broke out at 1:30 a.m. Thursday in the three-story wooden block occupied by the Central Hotel and spread to the Corey block adjoining, which it completely destroyed, causing a total loss of nearly $150,000.
There were about 40 guests in the Central Hotel, all of whom escaped.

Massillon Item Ohio 1897-11-05