Benjamin Bright - Lightning
LOCAL NEWS. Htruok by Tho house of Mr. Benjamin Bright, on North Fourth street, was struck by lightning last evening. The lightning entered at the chimney which it demolished, passed down the inside of the house, leaving up tho wood work, and entered the ground outside of the hou.su, No person was fortunately injured. . A very bright light was seen about 8 or 10 miles north-east of this city shortly after tlio thunder titonn had passed, which evidently was tlio instruction of a barn or dwelling by litfbt- ning. At this writing wo havo been unable to ascertain to whom it belonged or what damages were (instaliicd.