Richmond, VA Mayo Island Park Grandstand Fire, Jun 1923

FIRE AT BALL PARK

Grandstand Burns During Game Between Richmond and Portsmouth.

RICHMOND, Va., June 2.--Fire destroyed the grandstand and other buildings at Mayo Island park here this afternoon during the baseball game between Richmond and Portsmouth clubs of the Virginia league. Spectators at the game left the park in safety, and no casualties were reported.

Montgomery Advertiser, Montgomery, AL 9 Jun 1923