Fire destrys green hills club

allentoman Member Photo

Clipped by allentoman

Fire destrys green hills club - Fire Destroys Green. Hills Club Near KC, Boy...
Fire Destroys Green. Hills Club Near KC, Boy Dies In Blaze KANSAS CITY, April 12 ffl — A 12-year-old boy lost his life today in a fire that destroyed the Green Hills club in Platte County near Parkville. The young victim, who had been helping his father clean the two-story colonial style structure, was Colby B. Laswell. His father, Them C. Laswell, co-operator of the club, a tavern, said the boy went to sleep while he went to a restaurant to get a sandwich. Less than an hour later he returned to find the building in flames. Green Hills once was a notorious gambling spot.

Clipped from
  1. Mexico Ledger,
  2. 12 Apr 1952, Sat,
  3. Page 1

allentoman Member Photo
  • Fire destrys green hills club

    allentoman – 06 Jun 2013

Want to comment on this Clipping? Sign up for a free account, or sign in