Miles, TX Bank Building Fire, Mar 1922
Bank At Miles Destroyed By Fire.
Ballinger, Texas. -- Fire Monday morning at Miles, eighteen miles west of Ballinger, in this county, destroyed the Miles National Bank building, furniture and fixtures, and teh [sic] general merchandise store of McKee & Lott, which occupied part of the building. The loss is estimated at $30,000. All city records were destroyed on the second floor, used as an office building, together with professional men's equipment.
The Meridian Tribune, Meridian, TX 10 Mar 1922