Missoula, MT Grandstand Razed, Aug 1941

FAIR GRANDSTAND RAZED BY FLAMES.

Missoula, Mont., Aug. 21. -- (UP) -- FIre late today destroyed the grandstand of the Western Montana Fair here, a livestock building, 21 automobiles and the tepee village of the Flathead Indian tribe.
No lives were lost, although the grandstand was packed when the alarm was sounded.
Horses and other livestock in the barns were cut loose before the buildings caught fire.

Nevada State Journal Reno 1941-08-22