Weston, OR Fire, Oct 1883
A TOWN DESTROYED BY FIRE
Walla Walla, Washington, Oct 18. -- Weston, Umatilla County, Oregon, was almost totally destroyed by fire last night, a few brick stores being the only buildings saved.
The New York Times, New York, NY 19 Oct 1883
A TOWN BURNED
Weston, Umatilla County, Or. Reported Destroyed by Fire
[Specially Telegraphed to the Bulletin.]
WALLA WALLA, W. T., October 18th -- There was a total destruction of the city of Weston, Umatilla county, Oregon by fire last night, at nine o'clock. A high wind was blowing. All the brick stores went, except those of Saling & Reese and Steinaker & Young.
Daily Evening Bulletin, San Francisco, CA 18 Oct 1883