Plattsburg, MO Court House and Square Fire, Apr 1895
Business Portion of a Missouri Town Destroyed---Other Fires.
PLATTSBURG, Mo., April 15.---Fire yesterday afternoon destroyed the court house and all the buildings, including stores, offices and livery stables on the south side of the public square. A strong gale was blowing, and the entire destruction of the village was feared. The total loss is about $200,000, with but little insurance. The fire originated in the St[ineligible] livery stables, but the cause is unknown.
Fort Wayne News, Fort Wayne, IN 15 Apr 1895