Fort Gibson New Era page 2 col. 3 Fort Gibson, Oklahoma, May 5, 1915
Two Lose Life In Texas Hotel Fire. Athens, Texas.—Two persons were burned to death and others suffered injuries, as the result of an early morning fire which destroyed the Mitcham hotel here. 1. I). Lewis and B. V. Davis guests of the hotel, were incinerated with the building and Tom Bird, another guest, sustained severe burns and a broken leg when he jumped from « trindow to the ground. Several other occupants pf the bujldlng sustained minor injuries leaping from the second story bedroom windows.