Beloit, WI Gasoline Stove Fire, Jun 1893

Fatally Burned.

BELOIT, Wis., June 12.---Miss Maggie Pollard was fatally burned by a gasoline fire which she accidentally started while lighting a gasoline stove. There was some gasoline in a pan near the stove and she threw the match in it.

Daily Citizen, Iowa City, Iowa, 12 June 1893