Chicago, IL Fatal House Fire, Jun 1911


CHICAGO, June 15.—Mrs. Mary Brackett, 68 years old, was burned to death, and her daughter, Mrs. Evelyn Beachey, an artist, and instructor at the Art Institute, was seriously burned last night at their home on East 46th Street.

While preparing supper Mrs. Brackett’s clothing became ignited and when attempting to aid her mother the lace gown Mrs. Beachey were took fire.

Mrs. Beachey will probably recover.

Montgomery Advertiser, Montgomery, AL 16 Jun 1911