Dallas, TX Mecca Cafe Fire, Aug 1930

Blaze Hits Café On North St. Paul

Fire which started in the Mecca Café, 703 North St. Paul street, at San Jacinto, was under control a few minutes after fire equipment arrived. The first alarm was sounded about 1:30 a.m. Friday and the second alarm a few minutes later.

The café is located in the Reilly Building, a four-story brick structure. Smoke spread into several offices, but little damage was caused outside the café.

Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 29 Aug 1930