Biggs, CA Fire, Aug 1878
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 18. -- A dispatch from Biggs, Butler [sic - see comment below] County, says that a fire there this morning destroyed 19 buildings, all business houses except two. Loss, about $51,400; insurance, $63,200. Several arrests have been made of persons suspected of having started the fire, which originated in an unoccupied building.
The Summit County Beacon, Akron, OH 21 Aug 1878