7th January 1914 (Wednesday)

BORN TODAY: in San Antonio, Texas – Cresson Henry Kearney, “survivalist idol” and author of “Nuclear War Survival Skills”.

http://www.nndb.com/people/013/000027929/

Fire:

~ In  Rosewood, Queensland, Australia, the Rosewood Hotel is “destroyed in a huge fire”. [www.gdaypubs.com].

http://www.gdaypubs.com.au/QLD/rosewood/54600/rosewood-hotel.html

~ In Andover, England, the fire brigade is called to a fire at the “Lamb” public house, when a bucket of tar, heating over a fire (?), overflows.

http://www.andover-fire-log.co.uk/1914-pages/1914-summary.php

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