Cascade, WI barn fire, Aug 1930

Cascade Fire Causes Loss Of Big Barn

Cascade. - Fire believed to have started from a dust explosion shortly after threshing operations had been started last night destroyed the large barn on the farm of Mrs. Belle Lau, one and one-quarter miles north of here, at 6 o'clock.

Loss involved in the burning of the building, twenty-six loads of hay and some machinery, was estimated at $3,500.

Neighbors succeeded in saving the live stock. The Cascade fire department reached the scene but in spite of every effort was unable to check the blaze.

The Sheboygan Press, Sheboygan, WI 22 Aug 1930