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Fort Worth, TX Glass Plant Fire, Feb 1909

GLASS PLANT BURNS AT A LOSS OF $72,000

Special to The Light

Fort Worth, Tex., Feb. 15.--Fire early today destroyed J. C. Madden's glass factory which was recently erected. The plant was completely wrecked. The loss is $73,000, including the ruining of the stock. The blaze originated in the moulding[sic] room. Spreading with rapidity the flames wrapped the building in 10 minutes. Mr. Madden will rebuild.

Five other smaller fires today bring the total loss up to $80,000 in this city.

San Antonio Light, San Antonio, TX 15 Feb 1909

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