Sunbury, PA Hotel Fire, Jan 1914
HOTEL AT SUNBURY BURNED YESTERDAY.
OVERHEATED FURNACE CAUSE OF FIRE.
By Associated Press.
Sunbury, Jan. 14. -- The City hotel, the largest hotel in Sunbury and one of the largest in central Pennsylvania, was totally destroyed by fire today as a result of an overheated furnace. The loss is estimated at $125,000, partly covered by insurance.
JAMES LEESER, a fireman, was fatally injured fighting the flames.
The hotel was owned by DR. F. E. DRUMHELLER and CHARLES ROTHERMEL.
Titusville Herald Pennsylvania 1914-01-15