Easton, PA Kitchen Range Fire, May 1904
Burned Trying to Save Child
Special to The Inquirer.
EASTON, Pa., May 12.—Little Helen Idell, the 9 year old adopted daughter of Mrs. Martha Davis, was frightfully burned today when her clothing took fire from a kitchen range. Mrs. Davis was also badly burned trying to save her. The child’s injuries may prove fatal.
Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA 13 May 1904
Child Dies of Burns
Special to The Inquirer
EASTON, Pa., May 13.—Helen Idell, the little girl who was so terribly burned yesterday by having her clothing ignited by the kitchen range, died today of her injuries.
Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia, PA 14 May 1904