Laconia, NH Central Block Fire, Jun 1900

GUTTED BY FIRE.

Laconia, N. H., June 24. ---The Central block on Main street, occupied by a number of firms, was gutted by fire tonight, causing a loss fully $56,000. The insurance on building and contents is about $33,000. The fire caught in a drug store, probably from spontaneous combustion.

Portsmouth Herald, Portsmouth, NH 25 Jun 1900