South Framingham, MA Fatal Bonfire Accident, Mar 1910

MOTHER LOSES LIFE SAVES LITTLE BOY

Boston Journal Special Wire.

South Framingham, March 25.---It cost Mrs. William Tucker, 25 years old, of State street, Framingham Center, her life to protect her 3-year-old boy from a bonfire this afternoon. Mrs. Tucker was raking leaves in her yard when the child got too close to the blaze. The mother in throwing the little one away from danger got too close herself and her clothing was burned from her body. She died in Framingham Hospital tonight.

The Boston Journal, Boston, MA 26 Mar 1910