Watsonville, CA Fruit Packing Plant Fire, Jan 1926

FRUIT PACKING PLANT CONSUMED BY FLAMES

WATSONVILLE, Calif., Jan. 1.--(AP)--Fire which broke out in the fruit packing plant of L. M. Russo early today destroyed the plant completely and continued through the plant of Zar Brothers, which was also destroyed. The fire was still raging in a third plant, that of the Loma Fruit company, at 5:15 a. m. today. Loss in the two plants which have been destroyed was estimated at about $200,000.

Nevada State Journal, Reno, NV 2 Jan 1926