1940: Fire At Rickbeils

F. Hardy Rickbeil was a cool guy, and I’m glad I got to meet him. The world is the lesser for his passing.

1961: To Put Out A Fire

  A weird editorial about capitalism, Marxism and fire, from 1961.

1961: Fire In Ellsworth

Images of the carnage wrought by the Ellsworth fire in 1961.

1961: Flames Threaten Ellsworth

We’re going to go a bit overboard with 1961 this week in an attempt to catch you folks up. I got a little bit behind this week again, despite best efforts. Sorry! A fire threatened Ellsworth in 1961.

1986: Worthington Boy Recognized For Alerting Parents Of Fire

Young Jeremy Matthiesen alerted his parents to a fire in 1986.