Unity, WI Fire, Jan 1909

Unity was visited by a destructive fire early Friday morning, when the following buildings were burned:

Kop's Hotel, furniture saved and building insured
Ewert Saloon, stock saved and building not insured
Button & Munbrue hardware store a total loss save some insurance
Fritz feed store a total loss and only partially insured
Zell Bros. dry goods store, everything burned, and partially insured.

A family residing upstairs narrowly escaped without their clothing. This store was next to the hardware store which was completely enveloped in flames when discovered.

Weide meat market was a total loss and no insurance.

The Stevens Point Journal, Stevens Point, WI, 30 Jan 1909

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