Battle Creek, MI Storm, Apr 1893

BATTLE CREEK, Mich., April 13.---Special Telegram----The violent hailstorm of last night was disastrous in many sections of the fruit districts and very great damage is reported, especially to the smaller kinds.

Lightning struck Martin Van Duzier's barn at Vicksburg. Three horses were killed and a large quantity of grain and hay was destroyed. Total loss, $1,800.

The Daily Inter Ocean, Chicago, IL 14 Apr 1893