HEAVY FIRE LOSS AT KEYSTONE-1906
KROHNKE, KRONKE, THIESSEN, HECHT, ROHLECK, KRAUSE
Posted By: CHERYL MOONEN (email)
Date: 5/28/2018 at 16:17:40
Daily Nonpareil, Thursday, Mar 08, 1906, Council Bluffs, IA, Page: 3
HEAVY FIRE LOSS AT KEYSTONE
A Bank and Large Hardware and Furniture
Store Principal Loser
Special to the Daily Nonpareil
Keystone, Ia. March 7 Ė Fire which started in the building occupied by the Farmerís Savings Bank and a hardware and furniture store, owned by Henry Krohnke, resulted in a loss aggregating nearly $25,000.
The losses are distributed as follows: Herman Kronke, loss on building $7,000. Insurance $3,500; Farmerís Savings Bank, $2,000, no insurance; Thiessen & Hecht, hardware and furniture dealers, $12,000, insurance, $9,000; Augusta Rohleck, on building, $1,500, fully insured; Mr. Krause, loss on shoe shop and household good, $400, no insurance. There were several other smaller individuals losses. The cause of the fire was not learned.
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