North Conway, NH Masonic Hall Fire, Feb 1930

MASONIC HALL AT NO. CONWAY BURNS

Fire Starts After Moving Picture Show In Theatre

North Conway, Feb. 10--Fire Saturday afternoon, virtually destroyed Masonic Hall. The damage is estimated at $25,000 which is partly covered by insurance.

The first floor was occupied by B. Gibson, dealer in groceries and hardware, the second as a moving picture theatre and the third floor by three Masonic organizations, Mt. Washington Lodge, Signet Chapter, royal Arch Masons and Washington Chapter, Order of the Eastern Star.

The fire started on the third floor soon after a movie show had ended on the floor below.

Portsmouth Herald, Portsmouth, NH 10 Feb 1930