Wayne, WV Fire, May 1901
Huntington, W. Va., May 11.--Fire at Wayne, 20 miles south of this place, today destroyed $50,000 worth of property.
Butte Weekly Miner, Butte, MT 15 May 1901
A $50,000 Fire.
Huntington, W. Va., May 11.--A fire at Wayne, twenty miles south of this place, today destroyed Walker's hotel, Napier's livery stable, W. T. Booten's dry goods store, L. E. Davis' residence, and numerous smaller structures. The loss is estimated at $50,000.
Columbus Daily Enquirer, Columbus, GA 12 May 1901