Roy Hutton fire settlement 1943
Give $350 to Victims of Duplex Fire Emmetsburg —A total of S350.46 was contributed by the Emmetsburg Emmetsburg businessmen and other friends to the victims of the fire which occurred at the home of the Packard and Hutton families last Sunday morning. The money was divided 3 ways, between Mr. and Mrs. Charles Packard. Mrs. Roy Hutton and children and Mr. and Mrs. William Hutton. The fire, one of the worst that has occurred here, fatally burned Boy Hutton of Des Moines, who was visiting at the home of his parents, and critically burned his .father, William Hutton, whose condition was reported on Friday as slightly improved. The other victims of (he fire, who suffered severe s it o c k, Charles Packard and Mrs. William Hutton, both invalids, are still in the Emmetsburg hospital.