Wm Cheney's Residence Burned Democratic Times 31 Dec 1885 p 3 c 4
President of Council. See. Win. Cheney s Residence Burned. This m o r n i n g about half 5 t h i n Congress of o'clock, the residence of Wm. Cheney, situated about a mile half southwet of the city, near ! intersection of Kibby street and Shawnte road, was discovered on fire X-i one was in the the time and ths fire was not discovered until it had gained considerable headway. Mrs. Cheney left home early in tbe house at time. The engine boys v. ere cleaning hose and reel when the alarm ent in but they got away in The engine -^tarleJ from just one minute and a after the alarm. By the time reaehed the scene the fire was beyond control and no water was thrown. Very few of the household were saved. The loss is near with some insurance.