North Middletown, KY College Fire, Nov 1889

KENTUCKY COLLEGE BURNED.

Louisville, Ky., Nov. 13. -- The Kentucky Classical and Business college at North Middletown was entirely destroyed by fire this morning. The pupils barely escaped in their night clothes. The school had recently been reorganized and a fine building of fifty rooms erected. Loss, $40,000; insurance, $7,500, in Royal and North American.

The Decatur Daily Dispatch Illinois 1889-11-14