Philadelphia, PA Fires, Dec 1900
Two Small Fires
An exploding lantern started a fire yesterday at the storage house, 2020 Fletcher street, causing a loss of several thousand dollars. The building, which was rented by the Charles Fluhr estate, was filled with furniture and a variety of holiday goods. The dwelling of John Sobleski, 3516 East Thompson street, was damaged to the extent of $100.
The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA 23 Dec 1900