Shelbyville, MO Destructive Fires, Apr 1860

Daily Courier newspaper, Louisville, KY
Thursday 26 April 1860

Destructive Fires

St. Louis, April 24 - The fires at Utica, Livingston County, MO, on the 16th and 18th insts., destroyed property to the amount of $13,500.

Among the sufferers are McCoy & Smith, publishers of the Utica Times.

MISS RACHEL IRWIN, daughter of Dr. Irwin, of Shelbyville, MO, was burned to death in that place a few days since her clothing taking fire.