Smithville, OH Normal School Fire, Jan 1910

NOTED OLD SCHOOL IS BURNED.

SMITHVILLE NORMAL SCHOOL CONSUMED IN MORNING FIRE.

Wooster, Jan. 27. -- The Smithville normal school building was burned to the ground early Wednesday morning, flames originating from a fire in a stove. The loss is estimated at $10,000, on which there was little insurance. Fifty years ago the school was one of the noted institutions of northern Ohio.

Evening Independent Massillon Ohio 1910-01-27